Fulbright-Nehru Awards enable the most outstanding students, academics and professionals in India and the US to study, research and teach in the host country.
There are three categories in which the awards are given
Student awards to pursue a master’s degree or attend a U.S. university as a visiting student researcher
Scholars and teacher awards for academics, teachers and professionals to teach or conduct research in the U.S.
Professional development programs for university administrators to develop leadership and specialized skills.
There are two main Fulbright fellowships under US-India educational foundation:
1. Fulbright Nehru Fellowships – This fellowship contains Master’s Fellowship, Doctoral Research Fellowship, Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship, International Education Administrators Seminar.
2. Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship – This fellowship is given for doctoral research and post-doctoral research.
3. Other Fulbright Fellowships – Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program, Fulbright Scholar in Residence Program, Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program, Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program for International Teachers.
You can go to the following link to know more about the Fulbright Fellowships: