Fulbright Awareness Month 2017

Published: February 20th, 2017

Category: Memos

Leonardo Villalón, Dean, UF International Center

The International Center is pleased to announce that we will again celebrate Fulbright Awareness Month, March 10 to April 10, 2017. In collaboration with the UF Fulbright Lectures Committee, UF Honors, the Graduate School and the North Florida Fulbright Alumni Association, multiple activities for students, scholars,
faculty and staff will provide opportunities to learn about the Fulbright application process, and to hear about the experiences of past Fulbright scholars and students.

Additionally this year, information sessions for faculty interested in applying for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program will be led by Dr. Andy Riess, Assistant Director of Outreach at the Council for International Exchange for Scholars (CIES) in Washington, D.C. Dr. Riess will also be available for
consultations with interested faculty applicants.

Below is the calendar of UF events programmed for Fulbright Awareness Month:

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Info Sessions, March 13th, 9am & 2pm, UF
International Center, (Individual Consultations Available on the same day) (The

U.S. Student Program Info Sessions, March 15th, 4:05 pm, UF International Center
and March 30th, 3:00 pm, UF International Center

“Things to Consider When Applying for a Fulbright And Preparing to Go”
Workshop by Karen Reed (For faculty), March 15th, 10:00 am, UF International

President’s Fulbright Reception (By Invitation Only), March 15th, 5:30 pm,
University House

“How to Prepare a Successful Fulbright Application”, April 7th, 3:30 pm, UF
International Center, By Anna Calluori and John Freeman (For Faculty)

Fulbright grants and fellowships are available in all fields of study and in many
world regions. For more information see http://ufic.ufl.edu/Fulbright/index.html

To learn more about Fulbright programs and activities at UF, contact the
appropriate Fulbright coordinator:

Regan Garner rlgarner@ufl.edu U.S. Student Program
Debra Anderson danderson@ufic.ufl.edu Foreign Student Program
Claire Anumba canumba@ufic.ufl.edu U.S. Scholar Program (UF Faculty)
Scott Davis Sdavis@ufic.ufl.edu Visiting Scholar Program
Matt Mitterko mmitterko@aa.ufl.edu Non-resident Tuition Waiver
Charlie Guy clguy@ufl.edu UF Fulbright Lecture Series Committee
Carlos Maeztu maeztu@gmail.com North Florida Chapter Fulbright Association

For more information, please contact Mabel Cardec at mcardec@ufic.ufl.edu

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