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Fulbright Foreign Student Program

Fostering mutual understanding between the people of Libya and the United States.

What is the Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship?

Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarships enable Libyans to pursue graduate-lelvel study in the United States, build leadership skills, and exchange cultural understanding with Americans.  Scholarship recipients will study at a select university in the United States for two years. 

Who can apply?

Scholarships are open to Libyan citizens who hold a minimum of a BA/BS/B.Sc. degree, want to pursue graduate study at the Master's Degree level, and will be able to obtain a TOEFL score of 550 or higher.  Candidates will have to take the GRE and TOEFL tests after being nominated into the program.


Click here to Apply Online Today!  Please note that this is an online application.  You do not need to send us any additional documentation at this time.


The deadline for submitting the online application is December 1, 2011. Successful candidates will be invited for an interview by a panel the first week of December.

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