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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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The Fulbright Commission has recently signed agreements with two U.S. universities

The Fulbright Commission has recently signed agreements with two U.S. universities. The University of Maine School of Law will provide one grant per year for an Icelandic lawyer and Fulbright grant recipient to attend the LL.M. program; and Colorado State University will provide one award per year for a Fulbright grant recipient to pursue graduate studies at the university.
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