The Fulbright Association Advocacy Toolkit (right) is a comprehensive document that will equip you with the knowledge and resources you’ll need to begin your advocacy efforts with members of Congress. Refer to the document for sample advocacy activities, best practices for Congressional communications, and a reference sheet of key lawmakers involved in the appropriations process.
Links to additional resources for advocacy campaigns are below, including a letter template for outreach to your Congressional representatives.
The Fulbright Effect by State
These Congressional State one-pagers are provided by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and include key state-specific facts and figures on the impact of academic exchange programs, including the Fulbright Program.
Ready to get started? Customize this letter template to highlight your Fulbright experience and the direct impact the Fulbright Program has on your local community. Then, send it off to your representatives in Congress.