Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett


Dr. Anthony Fauci

April 19, 2023

Grand Hyatt Washington

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ceremony begins at 6:30 PM

2022 Fulbright Prize will be awarded jointly to Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett and Dr. Anthony Fauci for their contributions in the global promotion of public health.
Join us as we celebrate their achievements and, by extension, we honor all researchers, scientists, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals who have contributed to the global fight against the coronavirus.

Event Details

About the Prize

The Fulbright Prize for International Understanding honors the world’s most prestigious international exchange program, as well as the legacy of its creator, the late Senator J. William Fulbright.

Since 1993, the Prize has recognized outstanding contributions to promoting peace through greater understanding among peoples, cultures, and nations. The Prize, which includes a US$50,000 award, is presented at a ceremony where the Laureate gives a major address.

The Prize has a distinguished history of Laureates, among them Nelson Mandela, Jimmy Carter, Desmond Tutu, Bill Clinton, Vaclav Havel, Corazon Aquino, Mary Robinson, Doctors without Borders, Bill and Melinda Gates, Angela Merkel, and Bono.

Prize sponsorships and donations provide critical support to the Fulbright Association’s programs in education, advocacy, and public service, including outreach to under-represented communities


The Prize ceremony will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Washington, D.C. The hotel is located just blocks away from the National Mall, with direct access via the Metro Center station.

Grand Hyatt Washington
Idependence Ballroom
1000 H St NW
Washington, DC 20001

The Fulbright Association has arranged a special room rate for Prize attendees at the Grand Hyatt. Room Information will be availalbe soon.


All times listed are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Doors Open5:00 PMIndependence Foyer - Prize Check-In
Welcome Reception5:00 PMIndependence Ballroom
Seated Dinner6:00 PMIndependence Ballroom & Live Streamed Globally
Prize Ceremony 7:00 PMIndependence Ballroom
Dessert & Coffee8:00 PMIndependence Ballroom


Sponsorship Benefits

The Fulbright Association offers partners and sponsors an extraordinary opportunity to associate your name and brand with a world class event, the awarding of the Fulbright Prize to Drs. Corbett and Fauci! You would also be aligned with the world’s most prestigious and respected educational exchange program.

Network and Build Relationships

Interact with the Fulbright community. Key attendees include:

  • Members of Congress, Administration Officials, Foreign Ambassadors
  • Corporate, Non-Profit, and Higher Education Leaders 
  • Faculty from Colleges and Universities across the United States
  • American and Global Fulbright Grantees and Alumni

Brand Recognition

Achieve brand visibility, awareness, and meaningful connections by supporting the Prize. From pre-event communications to on-site branded activities, sponsorships offer meaningful, high-value exposure to your most important prospects, clients, and peers. 

The event will be streamed live online and viewable around the world.

Sponsorship Prospectus

Want to chat about your sponsorship options? Email us at prize@fulbright.org or complete the form below: