Call for Nominations: 2020 Fulbright Prize for International Understanding

Call for Nominations: 2020 Fulbright Prize for International Understanding

The call for nominations for the 2020 J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding is now open until January 15, 2020.   History of the Fulbright Prize   The Fulbright Prize was established by the Fulbright Association to honor extraordinary individuals and organizations that contribute to international understanding, cooperation and peace.  First awarded to South

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2019 Lifetime Achievement Award: Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award: Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

The Fulbright Association is pleased to announce the 2019 Lifetime Achievement awardee, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, in recognition for her remarkable, contributions as a leader, diplomat, and public servant. President Grabar-Kitarović embodies the best of leadership in times of unrelenting global crises. She was a Fulbright Scholar to the USA in 2002-2003. The Fulbright Lifetime Achievement Award

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2019 Lifetime Achievement Award: Melissa Block

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award: Melissa Block

The Fulbright Association is pleased to announce the 2019 Lifetime Achievement awardee, Melissa Block, in recognition of her accomplishments in journalism. She is an extremely accomplished journalist and a Fulbright Scholar to Geneva in 1984. The Fulbright Lifetime Achievement Award honors Fulbright alumni whose distinguished careers and civic and cultural contributions have sought to expand

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Nan Rides for Fulbright: A Successful Journey

Nan Rides for Fulbright: A Successful Journey

Please join us in congratulating Nan McEntire, who, under the banner of Fulbright, has successfully completed her 3400-mile coast-to-coast trek cycling across the United States. As a Fulbrighter to Ireland in 2010 who researched traditional tune acquisition in an ethnomusicology program at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the University of Limerick,

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Chapter Spotlight: Kentucky

Chapter Spotlight: Kentucky

The Fulbright Association welcomes its newest chapter in the “Bluegrass” state of Kentucky. Over 30 individuals attended an initial Fulbright Alumni interest meeting held in July, where the Kentuckian community of Fulbrighters and friends mapped out the potential chapter’s reach and goals, established volunteer committees, and elected the chapter’s board of directors. Ann Riedling, a

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