About the US-UK Fulbright Commission
The US-UK Fulbright Commission was created by treaty on
22 September 1948
. The Fulbright Commission offers grants at postgraduate and postdoctoral level for study in any discipline and at any accredited institution in the US and UK, as well as a number of special exchange programmes for shorter projects or for younger scholars. During the last six decades, approximately 15,000 UK nationals have studied in the US and 12,000 US nationals in the UK as part of the Fulbright Programme. Prominent alumni of the Fulbright Programme include poet
, Charles Kennedy MP, journalist and author
and the most recent noble prize winner
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