Fulbright Scholarship - scholarship entitlements

What does the Fulbright Scholarship cover?

Answer ID 3034 | Last updated on 12/10/2021 01.58 PM

Benefits vary based on the type of scholarship; please see individual awards listed for details. Awards generally include:

  • Monthly stipend based on the cost of living in the city of the host institution
  • Partial tuition allowance for one academic year or Full tuition allowance (Fulbright Future award only)
  • Round-trip, economy class airfare directly to and from the scholar’s home city and the city of the host institution
  • Establishment allowance
  • Dependent allowance- if applicable
  • Assistance with identifying U.S. host institutions via Placement Services (Coursework applicants only)
  • Health & Accident Insurance (ASPE) – valued at up to USD$100,000 (for the scholar only)
  • Access to established professional networks – alumni and other international collaborative groups
  • Orientation and enrichment opportunities – in Australia and the U.S.
  • Extensive support – from the Commission as well as U.S. organisations
  • Media and publicity support
For a full list of Fulbright Scholarships, please see the Fulbright Australia website.

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