Fulbright Belgium Scholarship/Grant Opportunities

Fulbright Scholarship and Grant Opportunities

BELTA Partners

Our friends and partners at Fulbright Belgium are offering a number of scholarships/grants for a variety of Belgian residents. Below you will find information about each program and a link to the website for more information. The attachments include the forms you need to fill out.

1. Student of the U.S. Institute for Secondary Educators

Interesting for: Teachers

Program summary: The Fulbright Commission in Brussels will nominate one Belgian teacher to attend the Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) for Secondary Educators in summer 2019. This post-graduate level academic program for secondary educators is designed to strengthen curricula and to improve the teaching about the United States in academic institutions abroad.

Learn more: www.fulbright.be/awards/grants-for-belgian-and-luxembourgish-citizens/teachers

Deadline to apply: 4 January 2019

2. Student of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders

Interesting for: ETAs based in universities

Program summary: The Fulbright Commission in Brussels will nominate one Belgian undergraduate student to attend the Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) for Student Leaders in summer 2019. These five- to six-week academic programs for foreign undergraduate students between the ages of 18 and 25 are designed to improve their understanding of the United States and to develop their leadership skills. Institutes include a four-week academic residency consisting of interactive classroom activities, discussions, lectures, readings, site visits, and workshops; one week of educational travel to a different region of the United States; leadership skills building activities; community service; and opportunities to interact with their American peers on a college campus.

Learn more: www.fulbright.be/awards/grants-for-belgian-and-luxembourgish-citizens/summer-institute-for-students

Deadline to apply: 11 January 2019

3. EducationUSA Academy Scholarship

Interesting for: Secondary school students

Program summary: Thanks to a generous grant from the U.S. Embassy, the Fulbright Commission in Brussels will be able to provide three full scholarships for Belgian secondary school students to attend EducationUSA Academy, a pre-college academic enrichment program for international students that offers college-level workshops, campus visits, and cultural activities. Applicants should demonstrate strong leadership qualities demonstrated in school and community activities; high level of academic achievement, as indicated in grades, awards, and letters of recommendation; serious interest in learning more about the United States; and proficiency in English.

Learn more: www.educationusa.be/edusaacademy

Deadline to apply: 18 January 2019

PDF icon educationusa_academy_scholarship_application.pdf116.88 KB
PDF icon edusa_academy_flyer_2019.pdf4.25 MB
PDF icon susi_flyer_-_summer_2019.pdf610.59 KB
PDF icon susi_secondary_educator_application_form.pdf166.35 KB
PDF icon susi_student_leader_application_form.pdf159.29 KB
PDF icon susi_teacher_toolkit.pdf2.91 MB