University of Iowa

7th Annual Fulbright Workshop

Friday, January 25, 2019, 8:45am to 12:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) , Big Ten Theater (Room 348)
125 North Madison Street, Iowa City, IA 52245

Would you like to teach English, study, or do research abroad for an academic year at no cost? Join International Programs for the seventh-annual intensive Fulbright U.S. Student Program workshop on Friday, January 25, 2019, from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Big Ten Theater (Room 348 in the Iowa Memorial Union).

Please join UI Fulbright Program Advisor Karen Wachsmuth and Fulbright Faculty Mentors to find out more about opportunities to teach English, study, research, or do creative work abroad! This session will cover application basics for undergraduate and graduate applicants from all fields.

The workshop will include:

  • Information session on why, how, and when you should apply for a Fulbright

  • Sessions with expert UI Fulbright Faculty Mentors on writing proposals and personal statements in the humanities and STEM fields

  • Panel and Q & A session with successful UI Fulbright faculty and student grantees

Space is limited, so please register early (feel free to sign up even if you cannot attend the entire workshop)!


For more information, please contact Karen Wachsmuth at or

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Karen Wachsmuth in advance at 319-335-1436 or