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Fulbright scholarship opportunities

A Fulbright exchange provides life-changing opportunities to gain international experience and advance your career, to explore America, to share your culture and to make friends and colleagues from around the world. Grantees undertake an exchange to their choice of leading American universities, which are world renowned for their expertise and resources.

Fulbright New Zealand General Graduate Awards
Fulbright New Zealand General Graduate Awards are for promising New Zealand graduate students to undertake postgraduate study or research at US institutions in any field. At least six awards valued at up to US$31,000 (plus $4,000 travel funding) are granted each year, towards one year of study or research in the US. Applications close 1 August 2016.

Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Awards
Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Awards are for promising New Zealand graduate students to undertake postgraduate study or research at US institutions in fields related to science and innovation. At least ten awards valued at up to US$31,000 (plus $4,000 travel funding) are granted each year, towards one year of study or research in the US. Applications close 1 August 2016.

Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Graduate Award
The Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Graduate Award is for a promising New Zealand graduate student to undertake postgraduate study or research at a US institution in the field of indigenous development. One award valued at up to US$31,000 (plus $4,000 travel funding)  is granted each year, towards one year of study or research in the US. Applications close 1 August 2016.

Fulbright-EQC Graduate Award in Natural Disaster Research
The Fulbright-EQC Graduate Award in Natural Disaster Research is for a promising New Zealand graduate student to undertake postgraduate study or research at a US university in the area of natural disaster research. One award valued at up to US$31,000 (plus $4,000 travel funding)  is granted each year, towards one year of study or research in the US. Applications close 1 August 2016.

See www.fulbright.org.nz for further information.

Study in the USA with a Fulbright exchange award

Fulbright New Zealand logoFulbright New Zealand offers prestigious scholarships for travel, postgraduate study, networking, teaching and research in the United States of America.


More than 400 University of Canterbury alumni and staff have received Fulbright New Zealand awards. Will you be next?

Internationally, Fulbright is recognised as an engaged global community of people who are the best and brightest in their fields. Fulbrighters have a passion for cultural understanding, peace, diplomacy and sharing ideas.

There are a range of Fulbright exchange awards available for eligible University of Canterbury graduate students. These presentations outline opportunities currently available for those interested in travelling to the United States.

Come along and find out about opportunities in the US!

Tuesday 10 May

11.30am-1.30pm Fulbright New Zealand BBQ, cobbled stoned area between North Arts and Café 1894

1.00pm – 1.30pm Fulbright New Zealand opportunities presentation for University of Canterbury staff, A5

1.45pm – 2.15pm Fulbright New Zealand opportunities presentation for University of Canterbury students, A5

2.30pm – 3.30pm Fulbright New Zealand drop-in sessions, cobbled stoned area between North Arts and Café 1894