Australian Application Resources

Application Resources

Timeline for Selection

1 March 2017 Applications OPEN
1 August 2017 Applications CLOSE, 11:59pm AEST
September 2017 Interviews – Dates TBC. Shortlisted candidates must be available for interview. Unavailable applicants will not be considered further. Applicants will be advised approximately one week (or very possibly less as we are working to extremely tight deadlines) prior to the advertised interview date.
October 2017 The National Selection Committee (Australia) reviews applications that have been recommended by the Selection Committees.
Early December 2017 All Scholarship applicants are notified of the selection outcomes
July 2018 – June 2019 Fulbright Scholarships are to be taken-up in the year following application. Programs cannot be deferred and must be undertaken between July 2018 and June 2019.

Additional requirements for applicants in the creative and visual arts

Please visit this website for information on supplemental materials you will need to put forward if you are in any of the following disciplines:

  • Architecture and city planning
  • Art – digital, mixed media, painting, photography or sculpture
  • Dance
  • Film studies
  • Media Arts
  • Music – composition or performance
  • Theatre arts
  • Writing – creative fiction or non-fiction, poetry or journalism

Videos and Webinars

Webinar: Tips for Writing a Superior Scholarship Application
Streamed live on Jul 6, 2016

Upcoming Presentations

None currently scheduled.

Check here for details on our upcoming live web-based and on-the-ground presentations.

Who receives a Fulbright?

Take a look at our current and past recipients to get a feel for Fulbright-worthy people and their projects.

FAQs and Campus Advisors

A comprehensive list of Frequently Asked Questions relating to the application process and the Fulbright Program more generally. You can also speak to one of our alumni or university respresentatives about applying, our campus advisor list has more details.