Application


The 2016-2017 application for U.S. teachers is now closed. The 2017-2018 application will open in summer 2016. Click here to receive an email when 2017-2018 application is launched.

If you are an international teacher, please consult the appropriate Fulbright Commission, U.S. Embassy or Consulate, or other Fulbright partner organization in your home country for application information.

2016-2017 Sample Applications
Blank sample applications from the 2016-2017 application cycle are available below:

Application Tools
Before beginning the application, please review the materials below which are designed to aid you in completing the application:

  • Information for School Administrators Flier (U.S. only): This flier can be given to teachers' school administrators with the Leave Authorization form to explain more about the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program.

Before submitting your application, please review the Application Checklist.

Alumni Webinars

View the following webinars to hear from Fulbright Distinguished Alumni about their experiences on the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program.

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program the the Palestinian Territories

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in Singapore

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in South Korea

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in India
This is a recording of a webinar offered on October 2, 2014.

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in Mexico
This is a recording of a webinar offered on October 7, 2014.