Fulbright Scholarship 2023
Applicants who are interested to study in the United States on a fully funded scholarship, this is a lifetime opportunity for you. Fulbright scholarships are currently available. In this article, we explained in details this scholarship, its benefits and the step-by-step application procedure. The Fulbright Scholarship 2022/2023 is a fully funded scholarship for international students. This scholarship is only offered for Masters and PhD programs. The Fulbright Foreign Student Program covers full tuition, a living grant, full room rate, airfare, and health insurance.
Sponsored by the U S Department of State, these scholarships are the flagship of the US Government’s international educational exchange program and are designed to promote mutual understanding between nations through educational and cultural exchanges. Scholarships are awarded without regard to the race, gender, age, religion, socioeconomic status, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity color and national origin of the applicant. The Fulbright Scholarship Program aims to provide opportunities for diverse groups of people in American educational institutions. Scholarships are awarded to people from economically disadvantaged groups, minorities and people from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds.
Since 1946, the United States of America has awarded Fulbright scholarships to thousands of international students in 155 countries to continue their studies at universities and academic institutions in the United States. The scholarship was established to help artistic, young and talented foreign students to pursue their postgraduate studies. and conduct cutting-edge research in the United States of America. It is a merit-based scholarship that will fund degree programs or research at the graduate and doctoral levels at a U.S. university for two to five years. AMIDEAST continues to support countless Fulbright students today to take advantage of the exchange opportunities and successfully complete their scholarships in the United States. For more than four decades, AMIDEAST has placed students from across the MENA region at universities across the United States. It was integral to the success of the Fulbright program, serving as an organizer of academic and cultural exchange and dialogue.
University or organization: USA Universities
Course level: Master, Phd
Award: Educational Fund
Number of Awards: various
Access Type: Online
Those Qualified For the Scholarship
- Applicants that are good in English
- International Applicants
- The criteria to know those qualified for the scholarship varies according to the applicants country
Please follow the step-by-step application process below to apply for the 2023 Fulbright Scholarship:
To apply for the Fulbright program, you will need to gather a variety of materials that comply with the USEFP which will help assess your qualifications. All materials must be submitted with your application.
Preparation of certificates and degrees
All certificates and degrees for a 4-year bachelor’s degree or an equivalent degree; Equivalent programs include three-year international undergraduate programs or ACCA. final year of undergraduate studies as long as you graduate this December.
The USEFP looks at your transcripts from a holistic perspective, not just your GPA. They take into account your educational path, the courses you have attended and your performance in the individual courses. They also take into account the fact that different universities have different grading systems. There is no minimum GPA to apply, although most successful Fulbright students have strong undergraduate performance. Undergraduate academics are just one factor that the Fulbright panel uses to evaluate candidate.
Complete the general GRE and TOFEL test
When you submit your application, you can provide the unofficial GRE score obtained on the day of the test, or the official score if you received one. Each competitor must request that ETS send an official score report directly to USEFP using code 9388. General (international) GRE test results are required at the time of application. A decent score for Engineering and Science on the GRE is 315+ and 310+ for other areas. The GRE subject test is not required. The minimum GRE score required to apply for the Fulbright is 138 verbal and 136 quantitative. But generally accepted applicants have a GRE score in the upper percentiles. If you take the GRE multiple times, you can report your best score, and Fulbright will only consider that score. TOEFL is NOT required at the time of application. You must take the TOEFL test if you are called for an interview. IELTS is not acceptable.
Prepare Two Essays
Two essays are required for the Fulbright application. Each essay must be written in the space provided on the application form, which is approximately 800 words. Don’t revise your essays; Just write in plain language so that the Fulbright panel, who don’t know your world, can better understand you. Before you start experimenting, you need to come up with a marketing strategy. Successful applicants typically take 46 weeks to write and refine their essays.
Three letters of recommendation required
Three letters of recommendation must be submitted with your application before the application due date. You can have 3 academic letters of reference, or 2 academic and 1 professional, or 2 professional and 1 academic. That said, 1 academic letter of reference is essential. Your references must complete the reference forms included in the application pack and then sign, stamp and seal them in an envelope. Once you have submitted your application online, an online form will be emailed to your references.
The USEFP does not want to jeopardize your current position for the application process. Just look for people you know well. enough to answer them. This can be a former employer, professor or researcher.
Create an academic resume
A current and most recent CV must be included in the space provided on the application form. You don’t have to have it in any special format.
There is no application fee for the Fulbright program. Applications must be submitted online. Apply Here
After your written application has been submitted and checked, you can be invited for a selection interview. Interview decisions will be made in mid-September and interviews will take place in October. The interview is a positive indicator of selection, but not a guarantee of admission. The interviews last 15 to 30 minutes and are conducted by a panel of 4 people. You must bring your TOEFL certificate with you on the day of the interview, and you do not need to have taken the TOEFL test before the interview. It is important to visit the official website (link below) and country specific websites for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Varies According to Country