Fulbright Scholarships

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Discover a platform for your research on the global stage.             
Apply for a Fulbright Scholarship.

Established in Australia in 1949, the Australian-American Fulbright Commission aims to promote mutual understanding through educational and cultural exchange between Australia and the United States.

Fulbright Scholarships are available to Postgraduate, Postdoctoral, Professional and Senior Scholar candidates in any academic discipline, as well as a Distinguished Chair in Agriculture & Life Sciences. View the full list of available scholarships.

Value and duration

Various scholarships are available. For information, please visit the Fulbright Program website.

Who is eligible?

  • Australian Citizen
  • Undertaking a Higher Degree by Research

Course area(s)

All courses

Selection process

  • Academic and professional merit
  • Research proposal
  • Ambassadorial skills
  • Performance in an interview


Please refer to the Fulbright application form and instructions.

Application period

Opening date: 1 May each year
Closing date: 1 August each year