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The Fulbright Commission has operated in Iceland since 1957, in accordance with a bilateral agreement between Iceland and the US.

The Commission‘s goal is to foster cultural understanding and cooperation between the two countries in education, research and art, through the prestigious Fulbright grant program and an EducationUSA advising center. Please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for more information.

Students to the United States

Information on applications for Fulbright student scholarships, Cobb Family Fellowship Award and Frank Boas Award.
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Scholars to the United States

Information on Fulbright scholar grants for Icelandic scholars planning on conducting a research in the US.
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Scholars to Iceland

Information on how Icelandic universities departments can request a Fulbright scholar to teach in Iceland.
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To Iceland

This section of the website is intended for US Fulbrighters and contains important information on how to get to Iceland, residence permit etc.
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College Day Reykjavik was a great success

College Day Reykjavík was a great success – exhibitors and students were extremely pleased with the event. We had 19 schools among this year‘s exhibitors, as well as the Icelandic Student Loan Fund, the Association of Icelandic Students Abroad, and Fulbright/EducationUSA. An estimated 300 students attended the event, and the general consensus among exhibitors was that the attendees were very interested in the options available and keen to go to the US to study.
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