The German-American Fulbright-Program aims to enhance understanding between the United States and Germany through academic and cultural exchange. In this context, students of Universities of Applied Sciences are awarded with the scholarships that are intended for the completion of an academic year in the United States. For this purpose, a total funding of $ 30,400 for a full scholarship, and up to $ 21,500 for a partial scholarships will be awarded. In addition to that, the transatlantic travel costs are covered. There are a maximum of 70 given scholarships per year.
The scholarship is intended to students of all field of studies. The scholarship is intended to students who are German citizens. At the time of study enrollment in the USA, students have to be at least in their 4th semester.