The Ohio State University is ranked fifth in the nation, tied with Michigan State and the universities of Arizona, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, North Texas and Wisconsin, and is a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars for the 2014-15 academic year, according to the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Ohio State is one of only five universities in the Big 10 recognized in the top 13. Six scholars from Ohio State were awarded Fulbright grants for 2014-2015. In addition, two more were awarded a Fulbright Specialist grant.
Ohio State is also ranked 16th nationally for the number of students receiving a Fulbright grant with 14 awards.
The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. These programs enhance the quality of global understanding, sending our students, scholars and faculty all over the world while at the same time, bringing the world’s best and brightest here to Ohio State.
The International Affairs Faculty Council will host the inaugural International Scholarship Symposium on Friday, February 27, 2015 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. in 130 Page Hall at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs.
This symposium will bring together the Ohio State community and other key partners who engage, or share interest, in international research. The schedule will include four interactive panels on multi-disciplinary international themes, and feature a poster session during lunch.