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Fulbright Week at Ohio State

Fulbright Week 2013The Office of International Affairs, the Graduate School and the Undergraduate Fellowship Office have combined their efforts to plan a week full of events acknowledging past Fulbright and Fulbright-Hays recipients; hosting workshops, information sessions and open houses; and informing faculty, undergraduate and graduate students about the opportunities available through the Fulbright and Fulbright-Hays programs. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate in any of the Fulbright Week sessions held during the week of April 15 - 19, 2013.

 

April 15 TEST

Fulbright vs. Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad: What is the Difference?
A presentation by Joanna Kukielka-Blaser, Program Director of Fulbright-Hays and Katherine Eckstrand, Director of Fellowship Services, for graduate students interested in applying for Fulbright or Fulbright-Hays DDRA grants. Learn how the two grants differ and are similar. Please register for the session and for more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
10 - 11:30 a.m., 226 University Hall, 230 N. Oval Mall

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program: Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students
Graduate students are invited to learn about funding opportunities available through the Department of Education Fulbright-Hays DDRA Program. Explore how Fulbright-Hays DDRA differs from the Department of State Fulbright Program. Ohio State recipients of Fulbright-Hays grants will discuss their experiences with the application process and share tips for successful grant application preparation.

  • Ian Lanzillotti, Department of History, Fulbright-Hays Recipient (2010-2011)
  • Cameron Jones, Department of History, Fulbright Hays Recipient (2010-2011)

Please register for the session. The workshop will be moderated by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Program Director of Fulbright-Hays, Office of International Affairs.
1 - 2 p.m., 168 Dulles Hall

Fulbright Faculty Scholar Program: What's New in 2014-2015?
An overview given by Joanna Kukielka-Blaser, campus representative for the Fulbright Scholar Program in the Office of International Affairs, where faculty can explore new and innovative award opportunities for the academic year 2014-2015 offered through the Council for International Exchange of Scholars. Please RSVP here and for more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
2:30 - 3:20 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

April 16

Fulbright Scholar Program - Perspective of the Reviewers
Meet faculty members who serve on the domestic peer review committees for the Fulbright Scholar Program. The Fulbright Scholar Program allows faculty to explore new and innovative award opportunities for the academic year 2014-2015 offered through the Council for International Exchange of Scholars.

  • Denise Bronson, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, MSW Director, Associate Professor, College of Social Work
  • Magda El-Sherbini, Associate Professor, Head of Cataloging Department - The Ohio State University Libraries

Please register for the session and for more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , campus representative for the Fulbright Scholar Program in the Office of International Affairs.
10 - 11 a.m., 122 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Drop-in Fulbright U.S. Student Program Advising
The Undergraduate Fellowship Office will be available to meet with students individually to answer questions and provide advice in regards to the application process. For more information please contact fellowship advisor Dana Kuchem at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
3 - 5 p.m., Undergraduate Fellowship Office, 45 W. 11th Ave.

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program: Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students
Graduate students are invited to learn about funding opportunities available through the Department of Education Fulbright-Hays DDRA Program. Explore how Fulbright-Hays DDRA differs from the Department of State Fulbright Program. Ohio State recipients of Fulbright-Hays grants will discuss their experiences with the application process and share tips for successful grant application preparation.

  • Ian Lanzillotti, Department of History, Fulbright-Hays Recipient (2010-2011)
  • Cameron Jones, Department of History, Fulbright Hays Recipient (2010-2011)

Please register for the session. The workshop will be moderated by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Program Director of Fulbright-Hays, Office of International Affairs.
3 - 4 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Fulbright English Testing Assistantship Information Session
The Undergraduate Fellowship Office will cover the basics of the Fulbright program, application process and resources, specifically tailored to English teaching opportunities.
4:30 - 5:30 p.m., 100 Kuhn Honors and Scholars House

Fulbright Research/Academic Study Information Session
This session that will cover the basics of the Fulbright U.S. Student program, application process and resources, specifically tailored to research and academic study opportunities.
5:30 - 6:30 p.m., 100 Kuhn Honors and Scholars House

April 17

Fulbright International Education Administrators Program
Learn about the Fulbright International Education Administrators Program during this session where former Ohio State recipients share experiences and offer advice for applicants. The International Education Administrators (IEA) seminars program helps international education professionals and senior higher education officials from the United States create empowering connections with the societal, cultural and higher education systems of other countries.

  • Dana Kuchem, Undergraduate Fellowship Office, U.S.- Germany International Education Administrators Program participant 2011-2012
  • Jennifer Marinello, Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions, U.S.- Germany International Education Administrators Program participant 2002-2003

The session will be moderated by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , campus representative for the Fulbright Scholar Program in the Office of International Affairs.
1 - 2 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Discussion Hours
Graduate and professional students can drop-in to discuss the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
1 - 3 p.m., 226 University Hall, 230 N. Oval Mall

Council for International Exchange of Scholars Webinar: Fulbright Opportunities in Southeastern Europe and the Balkans
A look at the awards available in Southeastern Europe and the Balkans for scholars, professionals and administrators. Opportunities exist for teaching, conducting research or combining both. Countries discussed will be Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia, Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Cyprus and Malta. Register for webinar.
2 - 3 p.m.

Fulbright Student Showcase
A series of current and former Fulbright recipients will give presentations on their Fulbright experiences, showing the range of places students can travel and types of activities they can undertake while abroad. For more information please contact fellowship advisor Dana Kuchem at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
6 - 7 p.m., 100 Kuhn Honors & Scholars House, 220 W. 12th Ave. and also via Skype

April 18

Fulbright-Hays Open House for Graduate Students
Graduate students can schedule an appointment to meet with Department of Education Fulbright-Hays DDRA Program Program Director to discuss possible application and answer questions regarding the Fulbright-Hays grant. To schedule an appointment, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
10 a.m. - 3 p.m., 300 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Fulbright General Information Session
At this session the Undergraduate Fellowship will discuss the basics of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program - both full grants and English Teaching Assistantships - including eligibility and selection criteria, application process and available resources to assist students.
4 - 5 p.m., 201 Kuhn Honors and Scholars House

April 19

Drop-in Fulbright Advising
The Undergraduate Fellowship Office will be available to meet with undergraduate students individually to answer questions and provide advice in regards to the application process.
9 - 11 a.m., 45 West 11th Avenue

Fulbright Scholar Program Open House
Faculty are invited to meet with Fulbright Scholar Program Campus Representative to discuss possible application and answer questions regarding Fulbright Scholar Program. For more information and to schedule an appointment, please contact Joanna Kukielka-Blaser.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 300 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Fulbright Scholar Program - Perspective of the Reviewers
Meet faculty members who serve on the domestic peer review committees for the Fulbright Scholar Program. The Fulbright Scholar Program allows faculty to explore new and innovative award opportunities for the academic year 2014-2015 offered through the Council for International Exchange of Scholars. The session is moderated by Joanna Kukielka-Blaser, Campus Representative for the Fulbright Scholar Program in the Office of International Affairs.

  • Magda El-Sherbini, Associate Professor, Head of Cataloging Department - The Ohio State University Libraries

Please register for the session and for more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
1 - 2 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall, 1712 Neil Ave.

Fulbright Personal Statement Workshop
In this interactive session, the Undergraduate Fellowship Office will discuss the basics of Fulbright personal statements, review essays from previous winners and help students begin drafting materials. This event is for undergraduates only and space is limited. Please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
2:30 - 4:30 p.m., 050 Jennings Hall