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Re-entry seminar helps Fulbright grantees navigate their return to Pakistan

The annual Fulbright Re-entry and Social Enterprise Seminar was hosted at the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) from May 10 to May 13. The three-day seminar was sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE). ...
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Global UGRAD Alumni Become Positive Agents of Change

Global UGRAD alumni are known to embody the values of acceptance, inclusivity, philanthropy, and civic responsibility. They are chosen for their potential to become community leaders, and to influence change. Narrated below are the contributions some of these inspiring alumni have made as result of their exchange experiences at a ...
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In Memoriam

USEFP regrets to announce the passing of Dr. Matt J. Duffy, a friend and member of the Fulbright Commission. Dr. Duffy, who was a journalist and an educator, died on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 after a prolonged illness. Dr. Duffy enjoyed a visit to Pakistan in May 2016, as part of ...
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Celebrating 70 Years of Pakistan-U.S. friendship at the 14th Annual Fulbright and Humphrey Alumni Conference

  Over 150 Fulbright and Humphrey alumni travelled to Karachi, to celebrate 70 years of friendship between Pakistan and United States, as part of the 14th Annual Fulbright and Humphrey Conference, which took place between March 2 and March 4, 2018. The three-day conference was hosted at the Institute of ...
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Accepting Applications for the 2019 Fulbright Degree Program

On February 4, USEFP announced the Fulbright Awards 2019 with a May 16, 2018 deadline. The Award announcement was placed in all major newspapers, so if you have yet to see the ad there or across our social media feeds, feel free to share this advertisement within your network.
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Fulbright Announces Student Selection 2018

    In 2017, USEFP selected 170 of the best and brightest Pakistani individuals for the 2018 Fulbright Student (Master’s and Doctoral degree) Program. These grantees were selected through an intense round of shortlisting and interviews, putting their abilities to the ultimate test. Applications for the Program streamed in from ...
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Pakistani Students Prepare for a Semester in the U.S.

  In December 2017, over a hundred Pakistani undergraduate students gathered in Islamabad for a pre-departure orientation before leaving on the U.S. Government-funded Global Undergraduate Semester Exchange Program (Global UGRAD). The Global UGRAD, managed by USEFP, is an increasingly popular exchange program that provides Pakistani students with a unique opportunity ...
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Pakistani Global UGRAD Students Ready for U.S. Semester Abroad

Islamabad, July 21, 2017 This year’s Pre-departure Orientation (PDO) for grantees of the Global Undergraduate (Global UGRAD) Program brought over 100 Pakistani students to Islamabad for a chance to get better acquainted with the program, and its participants. The U.S. Government-funded Global UGRAD program allows students enrolled in undergraduate programs ...
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173 Pakistanis Prepare for Fulbright Studies and Research in the U.S.

Islamabad, July 14, 2017 A pre-departure orientation (PDO) was held in Islamabad to celebrate the success of this year’s final candidates for the Fulbright Degree Program. The program is the American government’s flagship academic exchange program, and the program in Pakistan is one of the largest in the world thanks ...
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