About Fulbright Grants
Marywood prepares students to live in a diverse and interdependent world. The U.S. Fulbright Program is a way for students to further their education, experience other cultures, and promote positive interactions between people and other academic institutions in their respective host country. Students may enhance their knowledge of their respective field through this wonderful academic opportunity.
Types Of Grants
Full grants support individually designed academic or artistic projects. Activities may include university coursework, research, or professional training in the arts.
Academic grants are available to pursue in 140 countries. Students receiving these grants work with universities and professionals abroad on their own designed research projects.
Arts grants are research and study grants available to students whose primary interest is to learn an art form/create artwork while in their host country.
English Teaching Assistantships
English teaching assistantships place students in classrooms to aid English teachers in teaching non-native English speakers. These students also serve as an ambassador to U.S. by introducing others to United States culture. Students with English Teaching Assistantships may be teaching students from kindergarten to the university level.
MTV-U grants are available to students specifically interested in researching international music and culture as it relates to being a force of expression.
Fulbright Foreign Policy Fellowships
Foreign policy fellowships allow recipients to serve in professional placements in foreign governments therefore gaining hands on public sector experience. Throughout their time, recipients will also carry out a self-designed research project.
Fulbright Travel Grants
Travel grants are only available to Italy, Germany, and Hungary and are designed to supplement an award from any source that does not provide for international travel or a student's own funds for study.