Monday, December 19, 2016

Would you like to teach English, study, or do research abroad for an academic year at no cost? Join International Programs for the fifth-annual intensive Fulbright U.S. Student Program workshop on Friday, January 27, 2017, from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. in 2520 University Capitol Centre.

Fulbright Program Advisor Karen Wachsmuth, UI Fulbright Faculty Mentors, UI Fulbright Alumni Ambassador Douglas Baker (Japan, 2015-16), and this year’s 15 UI student Fulbright awardees to find out more about opportunities to teach English, study, research, or do creative work abroad! Undergraduate juniors, seniors, recent alumni, and graduate students are eligible to start their applications this year, but feel free to attend if you are thinking about applying in the future.

The workshop will include:

  • Nuts-and-bolts information session about how to get started
  • A hands-on breakout session with faculty mentors on essay writing for grants
  • Panel and Q & A session with successful UI Fulbright student and faculty grantees

Space is limited, so please register early!

Register for the event and learn more by visiting the Fulbright U.S. Student Program web page.

For more information, please contact Karen Wachsmuth at or 319-335-1436.