2018 Fulbright Prize to Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany

2018 Fulbright Prize to Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany

Angela Merkel to receive the Fulbright Prize The Fulbright Association is pleased to announce that it will award the 2018 J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding to Dr. Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany. With this award, the Fulbright Association honors Chancellor Merkel for her remarkable, compassionate leadership and her strong commitment to mutual

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December 18, 2018 1

Advocacy Update

Advocacy Update

I am glad to report that our community’s many efforts to advocate for the Fulbright Program in the face of threatened cuts–47% in 2017 and 71% this year–have been effective and successful.  This spring, we relaunched “Stand for Fulbright,” a coordinated effort at the national and grassroots levels.  More than 8,000 of you signed petitions.

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November 30, 2018 0

2018 Annual Conference Highlights

2018 Annual Conference Highlights

This month, the Fulbright Associations 41st annual conference themed “Un Mundo, Muchas Voces,” gathered over 350 Fulbright alumni and friends of international education, in Puebla, Mexico. After several years of hosting the conference in the Washington, DC, the Association hosted an international conference, reigniting a bi-annual tradition of holding conferences outside of the United States.

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November 29, 2018 2

Announcing 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Awardee: Jonathan Hollander

Announcing 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Awardee: Jonathan Hollander

The Fulbright Association is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture Award is Jonathan Hollander. The Selma Jeanne Cohen Fund for International Scholarship on Dance recognizes the achievements of scholars and artists within the field of dance. As a leading choreographer, a social activist, and an innovative professional providing

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September 27, 2018 1