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Fulbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright Scholar Program is administered by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State. About 1,200 US scholars receive awards each year. College and university faculty and administrators, as well as professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars, and others, are eligible.

The University of Tennessee has two Fulbright representatives and faculty and staff are encouraged to contact them for assistance:

Dr. Gretchen Neisler
Vice Provost 

Center for Global Engagement
1620 Melrose Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996
Dr. Alan Rutenberg
Director, Proposal Development

Office of Research, Blount Hall
1534 White Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996







Additional Information

Students interested in Fulbright awards should contact Andrew Seidler at the Undergraduate Research & Fellowships.