fulbright fulbright  /ˈfʊlb ˌraɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States senator who is remembered for his creation of grants that fund exchange programs of teachers and students between the United States and other countries (1905-1995)

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Worcester Polytechnic Institute Business Professor Michael Elmes Receives a Second Fulbright Scholar Award

    Will study food security, sustainability, and social justice in the Netherlands; Business Professor Steven Taylor will spend a month in New Zealand as a Fulbright Specialist (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10821532.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Fulbright College Dean Resigns, Will Become English Teacher

    FAYETTEVILLE, AR-- In an email to the faculty, the dean of University of Arkansas Fulbright College outlines why she has decided to step down, citing her disappointment with the school's evaluation system.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KNWA Fayetteville

  3. Fulbright Scholar from UND will study climate change

    GRAND FORKS - A University of North Dakota professor is the school's first aerospace faculty member to earn a Fulbright Scholar Award.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

Quotes

  1. With India becoming a full partner in the selection and award of scholarships, the scholarships are now called the "Fulbright - Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarships and Grants, he said. With a financial contribution of 2.3 million dollars by India as per...
    on Feb 2, 2010 By: SM Krishna Source: Oneindia

  2. "The agreement will facilitate an expansion of the existing Fulbright educational exchange programme to double the number of scholars exchanged with financial contribution by the Indian government and its equal participation in policy and...
    on Jun 5, 2008 By: Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi Source: Mangalorean.com

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