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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

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.

April 22, 2021

The Fulbright Commission in Jordan renames their library as The Alain McNamara Library

On World Book and Copyright Day that falls on April 23rd of each year, we look back to the renovation of the Fulbright Library which is now known as the Alan McNamara Library in 2020 which is the heart of the Fulbright House, in honor of the former Executive Director of Fulbright Jordan before his retirement.

May 12, 2021

Request for Proposals: Consultancy Firm

The Jordanian-American Commission for Educational Exchange (aka the Binational Fulbright Commission in Jordan) is looking to hire a Consultancy Firm, which specializes in governance and compliance, to review and revise its internal policies and procedures.

April 15, 2021

Request for Proposals: Recruitment Firms

The Jordanian-American Commission for Educational Exchange (aka the Binational Fulbright Commission in Jordan) is looking to contract a Recruitment Agency which has experience in U.S. higher educational exchange and/or U.S. government exchange programs.

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