Fulbright and Government Grants

Fulbright U.S. Student Program 

SAIC is a top producer of U.S. Student Fulbright winners, sending students to countries around the world.

SAIC Named the Top Producer of Fulbright Students for 2018–19

SAIC was named the top producer of Fulbright US Students for 2018–19 with six awardees, reports the Chronicle of Higher Education

Congratulations to our record six Fulbright Fellows for 2018:

Marina Leybishkis (LRMFA 2017, Greece); Catalina Bode (BFAW 2018, Spain); Rosabel Kurth (BFA 2017, Austria); William Wiebe (MFA 2018, Cyprus); Christalena Hughmanick (MFA 2012, Hungary); and Mohammad Omar Aziz (BFA 2006, Tajikistan)!

Christalena Hughmanick Fulbright

Christalena Hughmanick on her Fulbright in Hungary, 2018. Photo by Ruslana Litchzer.

About the Fulbright

U.S. Student Fulbright Fellowships are awarded by the U.S. Department of State for one year of study or research abroad (for U.S. citizens only). Seniors, graduate students, and alumni are eligible to apply. The application process is extensive and takes several months to complete. It begins in May each year and applications are due the third week of September.


Contact careers@saic.edu for more info about all aspects of the process, including advising applicants on their proposals, managing submission of application materials, and convening the campus interview sessions.

For up-to-date information on the U.S. Department of State funded Fulbright Fellowships visit their website.

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