UGC Invites Applications for Fulbright Fellowships for 2022-23: Notification
7th April 2021, the Ministry of Education through UGC issued a public notice inviting applications for Fulbright Fellowships for Indian Citizens.
Fulbright Fellowships is an initiative of the United States India Educational Foundation (USIEF) and aims at offering the benefits of Fulbright-Nehru, Fulbright-Kalam, and other similar Fellowships to eligible Indian citizens.
Currently, USIEF is offering about 115 Fulbright-Nehru Fellowships. Competition for Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowships has also been announced.
Fellowships aspirants may apply on the official website of the USIEF by May 17, 2021, at https://usief.org.in/Fellowships/Fellowships-for-Indian-Citizens.aspx
More details about the different Fulbright Fellowship programs are given on the official website where interested candidates may check their eligibility and the various benefits that the programs offer. The main focus for the selection of candidates for the USIEF would be those who work on projects relevant to India as well as the US. Selecting individuals who would make for good cultural ambassadors is a priority according to the USIEF.