Fulbright U.S. Student Program


What is Fulbright?

  • The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study, and English-teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.
  • Experience a new countries and culture; learn from people and place you live in.
    Find more information about specific awards offered by each country: www.us.fulbrightonline.org/countries/regions

Contact the Cal State LA Fulbright Program Advisor:
Jessica Rodriguez
Scholarships & Fellowships Coordinator

Fulbright Deadlines Info


  • U.S. citizen by the application deadline
  • No minimum GPA requirement
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent by August 2020 (for the 2020-2021 Academic Year)
  • Country-specific requirements (varies)
  • No doctorate at the time of application

Cal State LA Application Timeline

For the 2020-2021 Academic Year Application*:

JULY 11 - Campus-Required Checkpoint-

-Submit drafts of your application essays to NISFEP

-Confirm a need for a Foreign Language Evaluation (FLE)

AUG 31 - Campus Deadline -SUBMIT 1st Draft of Application

SEPT - Campus interviews/Recommenders/FLEs

OCT 08, 2019
Fulbright National Deadline
- Submit Complete Application- 5:00 pm EST

*Contact Jessica/NISFEP to find out the full details about the application process.
Appointments and walk-in are also an option for reviewing the Fulbright application.

See the NISFEP Workshop Schedule for Spring 2019



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