The University of Iowa

6th annual Fulbright workshop, Jan. 26

December 5th, 2017

Would you like to teach English, study, or do research abroad for an academic year at no cost? Join International Programs for the sixth-annual intensive Fulbright U.S. Student Program workshop on Friday, January 26, 2018, from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. in 2520 University Capitol Centre.

Please join UI student Fulbright awardees,  UI Fulbright Program Advisor Karen Wachsmuth, and UI Fulbright faculty mentors to learn 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 first-year and sophomore students are encouraged to attend to consider preparing for future applications.

The workshop will include:

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

   • Breakout 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 student grantees

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

Register here or learn more about student funding on the UI Fulbright website:

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


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 or 319-335-1436.