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National Fulbright Scholars at UHD

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The Fulbright Program is led by the United States government in partnership with more than 160 countries worldwide. The Fulbright Program offers international educational and cultural exchange programs. The University of Houston-Downtown is proud to support its faculty in participating in this program.



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DEADLINE: September 16, 2024, 5 PM EST.
 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition is now open.


Exciting events are in the works! Check back soon for details.

For more information, contact Dr. Candace TenBrink, the moderator and Fulbright Liaison (


Fulbright U.S. Scholar presentation Oct. 23, 2023

Speaker: Aferdita Krasniqi, Outreach and Recruitment Specialist, at the Institute of International Education

Event Overview: Thank you for joining us for our past event featuring Aferdita Krasniqi, Outreach and Recruitment Specialist at the Institute of International Education. In this session, we shared an overview of the program, discussed award opportunities, reviewed the application and selection process, and answered questions from the audience.

If you missed this event or would like to revisit the valuable information shared by our speaker, you can watch the recording below:

Dr. TenBrink

UHD Fulbright Liaison: Dr. Candace TenBrink is an Associate Professor of Strategy in UHD's Marilyn Davies College of Business. She was named a Fulbright Scholar in January 2019. As a Fulbrighter, she joined the faculty of management at Poland's Gdansk University for six months to teach innovation, entrepreneurship, and strategy. Dr. TenBrink is the Fulbright Liaison at UHD and is available to guide other faculty through this process and to answer questions about this program.

If you are interested in learning more about this program, please contact Candace TenBrink: