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The application cycle for selected Jordanian awards are now OPEN
Applications are open starting February 1st until June 30th of 2021
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Fulbright awards that were granted by the Fulbright Commission in Jordan since 1994


Alumni Inspiration

Dr. Rana Dajani: Fulbrighter and Renowned Jordanian Scholar

Over the years, Dr. Dajani received two Fulbright awards; the Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship to pursue her Ph.D., and years later received the Scholar Research Award at Yale University. This feature also includes our first video interview of this series.

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The legacy of Nina for women and sports

The name Nina Brekelman means a lot to the Fulbright family, and especially the Commission in Jordan; her legacy empowering women and girls through sports lives on through her foundation five years later.

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Dr. Tolarba returns to Jordan as Director of Global Standards & Qualifications at CGFNS International

Dr. Tolarba, a Fulbright Alumnus from the 2019-2020 U.S. Scholar Award returns to Jordan after being appointed for a new position at CGFNS

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News & Updates

June 24, 2021

July 7th Webinar: "Preserving Heritage, Cultivating Communities"

On July 7th of 2021, Fulbright Jordan is hosting and moderating its first webinar as part of the 75th Anniversary celebrations of the Fulbright Program worldwide. This event falls on "Jordan's Day" where four of our Fulbright scholars will present on the topic of archeology, and the importance of communities alongside their work.

May 26, 2021

The Royal Patron of Fulbright Jordan HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal meets with Alumni

As part of the global celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program, the Fulbright Commission was honored to host His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince El Hassan bin Talal earlier this year to be our keynote speaker, and virtually meet a number of our alumni. 

May 5, 2021

From the Mid-East to the Mid-West: An Academic’s Journey into History

Dr. Mohammad Aljayyousi writes this reflective post about his experience living in the U.S. as part of his Fulbright award and exploring the cultural experiences and exchanges he had along the way.

Useful Resources
May 31, 2021

Application Tips from Fulbrighters

With every application cycle, we share useful resources and tips to help future applicants in their applications. In this resource, we reached out to some of our outstanding alumni and grantees and asked them for advice and tips they can share.

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