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Dates to Remember

Here are dates to keep in mind, beginning with Information Sessions for all students / all classes. It's never too early to start thinking about potential countries and projects for a Fulbright year of research, study or English language teaching.

August 25, 2016

Fulbright General Information Meeting
for all students / all classes
4:00 pm / UB lobby

August 28, 2016

Kickoff Dinner for 2016 Applicants
for all students planning to apply for an award in 2016
5:00 pm / UB 230

August 30, 2016

Fulbright General Information Meeting
for all students / all classes
4:00 pm / UB lobby

September 2, 2016

Workshop #1: The application and Personal Statement
In this workshop, we will work on writing the personal statement and answer any questions about the application and timeline.
4 -5 pm / UB 230B

September 9, 2016

Workshop #2: The Statement of Grant Purpose and Country Knowledge
In this workshop, we will work on writing the statement of grant purpose and check in on country knowledge.
4-5pm / UB 230B

September 16, 2016

Workshop #3: Interview Preparation 
In this workshop, we will cover how to prepare for an interview and share progress on the personal statement and statement of grant purpose.
4-5pm / UB 230B

September 19, 2016

Recommendation Letters Due

Affiliation Letters Due (for those proposing research projects)

September 23, 2016

Workshop #4: Mock Interview
In this workshop, we will conduct a mock interview for all to watch and discuss the process and any remaining questions.
4-5pm / UB 230B

Deadline for students to submit their application through Embark, the application system

September 26 – 30, 2016

Interviews
Interviews last 30 minutes and will be scheduled and communicated directly with applicants
4 – 5:30pm / locations tbd

October 4, 2016

Fulbright Adviser uploads campus committee evaluation forms and submits applications to Fulbright

October 11, 2016

National Fulbright Application Deadline

February 21, 2017

Fulbright General Information Meeting
for all students / all classes
12:15 – 1pm / dining hall location tbd

March 16, 2017

Fulbright General Information Meeting
for all students / all classes
4-5pm / UB 230B
* this is a repeat of the February 21st meeting

April 11, 2017

Workshop #1: Preparing to Apply, the Personal Statement
for all students / all classes
4-5pm / UB 230B

April 18, 2017

Workshop #2: Preparing to Apply, the Grant Statement
for juniors & seniors preparing to apply in Fall 2016
4-5pm / UB 230B

April 25, 2017

Workshop #3: Starting the Application & Advice from the Screening Committee 
for juniors & seniors preparing to apply in Fall 2016
4-5pm / UB 230B