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Subject: NEW Fulbright English Teaching and Study/Research Info Sessions

Description:
ATTENTION undergrads and recent graduates: Are you interested in pursuing
prestigious international study/research or English teaching opportunities
after graduation?

Attend an info session to learn about the Fulbright Fellowship Program, the
nation’s largest and most prestigious global fellowship program!

Fulbright awards provide recent B.S./B.A. graduates (who are also US
citizens) with opportunities for international experience, personal
enrichment and an open exchange of ideas with citizens of other nations.
About 2000 Fulbright fully-funded grants are currently available to over 150
nations. There are two distinct types of grant: study/research awards for
students who wish to investigate timely and significant topics abroad, and
English Teaching Assistantships. You will find below some brief introductory
information about Fulbright awards. For detailed information please visit the
Fulbright US Student Program website at:
http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html

The National Scholarships Office at the University of Maryland is hosting
information several workshops on Fulbright study/research and teaching
opportunities – please RSVP using the links below if you plan to attend
(and let us know if are interested but unable to attend by writing to
[log in to unmask]).

FULBRIGHT GRANT INFO SESSIONS: Please specify which day/time you plan to
attend in your response

Monday, February 26 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Monday, February 26 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Tuesday, February 27 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Tuesday, February 27 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Wednesday, February 28 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Wednesday, February 28 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Thursday, March 1 at 12 noon – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Thursday, March 1 at 4:30 pm – at 2403 Marie Mount Hall – RSVP to
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Who Can Apply: US Citizens – Current Juniors and Seniors, Recent Grads –
All Majors – GPA of 3.0 or higher recommended – Campus Deadline:
Thursday, September 1, 2018

Award Amounts: In general, Fulbright grants for study and teaching cover the
following costs: Round-trip transportation to the host country; Maintenance
for the academic year, based on living costs in the host country; Medical
Insurance; and orientation programs, in some cases. Fulbright study grants
may also provide: Book and research allowances; Full or partial tuition, in
most cases.

Duration: Approximately one academic year; length and timing of awards varies
by individual country and/or region.

UMD Campus Deadline: September 1, 2018 – contact us at [log in to unmask]
for details.

Contact Person: Francis DuVinage
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]