Applications now open for 2008 Fulbright Symposium 


Applications are now being accepted for the 2008 Fulbright Symposium, to be held between 1 March and 30 September 2008. Find out moreā€¦

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission annually offers a grant of $A30 000 to a university, group or individual to host the Fulbright Symposium.

The Symposium focuses on a topic of current bi-national interest between Australia and the United States and engages leading speakers from both countries.

The grant is awarded following a national competition with proposals assessed on criteria including a topic of bi-national significance, defined outcomes and benefits, and the wider professional and institutional interest and support.

Application forms for the 2008 Fulbright Symposium, further information and details of previous symposiums are available at

Closing date for applications is Friday 27 July 2007. Selection will take place in late August and the result will be advised shortly thereafter.