SCHOLARSHIPS

2017-02-26

The Fulbright Foreign Student Program

Application Deadline: 0000-00-00

Fulbright Student (Masters-Level) Awards:
The Fulbright Student Scholarship Is sponsored by the United States Department of State and was established in 1946 by the U.S. Congress to "enable the government of the United States to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries." Since 1953, when the program began in Nepal more than 450 Nepali students have received Fulbright grants. Since 1961, the Fulbright Program with Nepal has been administered by a binational organization known as the Commission for Educational Exchange Between the United States and Nepal (USEF Nepal). The Fulbright Program in Nepal continues to support Nepal’s efforts at democratization and economic liberalization through the exchange of students and scholars in critical fields such as law, political science, journalism, the humanities, and business administration.

Brief description:
The Fulbright Foreign Student Program enables graduate students, young professionals and artists from abroad to study and conduct research in the United States at U.S. universities or other academic institutions.

Number of Awards:
Approximately 4,000 foreign students receive Fulbright scholarships each year.

Scholarship value/duration:
Generally, the grant funds tuition, airfare, a living stipend, and health insurance, etc. The Fulbright program provides funding for the duration of the study.

Eligibility:
Program eligibility and selection procedures vary widely by country. Please see the country specific websites to find information about the Fulbright Program in your home country, including eligibility requirements and application guidelines.

For inquiry:
USEF - Nepal
PO Box: 380
Gyaneswor, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977 1 4444779, 4444780
Fax: +977 1 4410881
email: fulbcomm@fulbrightnepal.org.np

It is important to visit official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Official Scholarship Website link below:
The 2017 Fulbright Foreign Student Program

COMMENTS
Recommendations
Would you like to advertise here?
DAV
TU
Admission
Connect with us