University of Northern Iowa

August Fulbright Announcement

1) Competition Deadline Extended for Select 2015-16 Awards: September 5, 2014

While the deadline to apply to the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for 2015-16 has closed for most awards, a select number of opportunities remain open for new applications until Friday, September 5, 2014.  A list of awards that are currently open is online at
In addition, the competition is still open for: Fulbright International Educational Administrator Awards in Japan, Korea, France, and Germany.  To view the award details and deadlines, visit:
Fulbright Specialist Program.  To view program details, visit: For assistance, to contact the applicable regional program staff or

2) Call for Reviewers

Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) is currently seeking Fulbright Scholar alumni and other individuals with specific expertise in a field to fill open vacancies across several disciplines on Peer Review committees.  There is an urgent need for peer reviewers in the fields of Middle East and North Africa History and Literature and Dentistry.  If you know someone who may be interested in serving on a committee, please have them contact Emily Bastian at for more information.