University of Wisconsin–Madison

Fulblright US Student Program 2019-2020 Competition Opens on April 2


The Fulbright US Student Program (FUSP) competition for 2019-2020 awards will be opening on April 2. The IRIS Awards Office will offer a number of information sessions and open houses over the coming months. Complete information on the competition, campus resources & deadlines, and more is at

Information sessions for those interested in learning more about the Fulbright program in general and the 2019-2020 FUSP competition in particular will be held on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, March 13, 4-5pm, 336 Ingraham Hall
  • Wednesday, April 4, 4-5pm, 206 Ingraham Hall
  • Thursday, April 19, 4-5pm, 336 Ingraham Hall

In addition to the above, IRIS is offering a “Writing Your Way to a Fulbright: The Application Essays ” workshop with the Writing Center on Wednesday, April 11, 4-5:30pm in Helen C White. Learn more and register here!

We will also have drop-in open houses as the semester ends, all in 301 Ingraham Hall:

  • Monday, April 30, 2-4pm
  • Thursday, May 3, 11am-1pm
  • Tuesday, May 8, 10am-12pm
  • Thursday, May 10, 1-3pm

And you can set up an appointment at any time with the UW-Madison’s Fulbright Program advisor, Mark Lilleleht, by emailing or calling: & 608.265.6070.