In general, the Fulbright Awards competition for British citizens follows the below timeline each year. Candidates must make their own independent applications to US institutions.

  • August: Applications open
  • November: Applications close
  • January/February: Shortlisted candidates invited to interview
  • February: All candidates notified of their status
  • March: Fulbright Finalist Workshop
  • June/July: Pre-Departure Orientation
  • July onwards: Independent departures to the USA