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Fulbright Turns 75

The Fulbright Program, the U.S. Department of State’s flagship international exchange program, celebrates its 75th anniversary throughout 2021. The Fulbright Program is highlighting 75 years of impressive accomplishments of the Program and its alumni, both in the United States and around the world, through monthly articlesnotable alumni profiles, and engaging events.  

See our calendar for upcoming events and activities. 

How can you celebrate?  Think about becoming a Fulbrighter yourself — there’s still time! 

Wilkes rising seniors, graduates and early career professionals can apply to the U.S. Student Program until the deadline of Tuesday, Oct. 12. 

Established faculty and professionals can apply to the Fulbright Scholar Program until the deadline of Wednesday, Sept 15. 

Stay Connected with Fulbright: Visit the Fulbright75 website, sign up for the monthly newsletter, and check out Fulbright’s FacebookTwitterInstagram and LinkedIn accounts to stay in the loop. 

Be sure to visit the Wilkes Fulbright page to find out more about our Fulbright community at Wilkes!  

For more information or application assistance, please contact, Gina Zanolini Morrison, Fulbright program adviser, at