Application


The 2016-2017 application will be released in summer 2015.

If you are a U.S. teacher, sign up here to receive notification of when the application for U.S. teachers 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 and deadlines.

Sample Application
A blank sample application is 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.

Webinars

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in India
This is a recording of a webinar offered on October 2, 2014. In this webinar, applicants can find details about the DA Program, as well as insights by a DA Program alumnus who went to India.

Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program in Mexico
This is a recording of a webinar offered on October 7, 2014. In this webinar, applicants can find details about the DA Program, as well as insights by a DA Program alumna who went to Mexico.