The Fulbright Program, established in 1964, is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and is the largest U.S. international exchange program offering opportunities for students, scholars, and professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide.
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young ProfessionalsThe Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a scholarship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. It is designed to give participants understanding for everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany and the United States. In the US the program is funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the Department of State under the authority of the Fulbright-Hays Act of 1961. Seventy-five Americans and 75 Germans are selected each year.
Marshall ScholarshipsMarshall Scholarships provide funds to assist young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom.
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was established by Congress in 1986 to provide scholarships to students pursuing careers in science, math, and engineering.
Morris K. Udall Scholarships are awarded to college sophomores and juniors who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care.