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Non-U.S. Student

If you are a non-U.S. citizen looking to applying for a Fulbright grant to study in the United States you will apply to the Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S. Embassy in your home country.

Current U.S. Student

If you are a U.S. citizen currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program, please visit our Fulbright U.S. Student Program site.

U.S. Citizen but not a Student

If you are a U.S. citizen, hold a bachelor’s degree, and do not have a PhD degree then you could be eligible for certain awards within the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Please review the program summary for the country where you would like to apply.

U.S. Professor

If you are a U.S. citizen and a professor at a U.S. institution and are interested in applying for a Fulbright Scholar Award you will need to apply through fulbrightscholars.org.

Non-U.S. Professor

If you are a non-U.S. citizen and a professor interested in applying for a Fulbright Scholar Award in the United States you need to apply through the Fulbright Commission or U.S. Embassy in your home country. Find out more information on the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program.

FLTA Advisors

 

Jackie Albright (she/her/hers)

Jackie Albright Headshot

Advisor
Institute of International Education
25 E Washington St • Chicago, IL  60602
Tel +1 (202)-326-7807
JAlbright@iie.org • iie.org 

Jackie Albright is based in Chicago, Illinois, and supports the Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program as an Advisor. 

Prior to joining the FLTA team, Jackie managed the Fulbright Foreign Student Programs for Australia, Chile, Indonesia, Japan, Mongolia New Zealand, and Vietnam. Jackie also worked as the Program Coordinator on the Critical Language Scholarship Program, an international exchange program providing language training to American undergraduate students. She holds BAs in International Relations and Japanese from the University of Rochester. 

Having worked at the European Parliament in Belgium and as an Assistant Language Teacher in Japan, Jackie understands firsthand the challenges that may accompany life as an expat. She is eager to provide support, so please feel encouraged to check-in at any time!

Jackie advises FLTA fellows in the following states: Alabama • Alaska • Arkansas • Arizona • California • Colorado • Hawaii • Iowa • Idaho • Illinois • Indiana • Kansas • Kentucky • Louisiana • Michigan • Minnesota • Missouri • Mississippi • Montana • North Dakota • Nebraska • New Mexico • Nevada • Ohio • Oklahoma • Oregon • South Dakota • Tennessee • Texas • Utah • Washington • Wisconsin • West Virginia • Wyoming                                                                                                                                                                                      


 

Ted Geary (he/him/his)

Advisor
Institute of International Education
One World Trade Center, 36th Floor • New York, NY 10007
Tel +1.212.984.5458  
TGeary@iie.org • iie.org 

Ted Geary is an Advisor at IIE in New York City for the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program. As an advisor, he works closely with program participants in a student services and monitoring role. After completing a Bachelor’s degree in German Studies, Ted taught English and researched Austrian 20th century post-war history in Vienna through the Fulbright Program. He then returned to the US and completed a Master’s degree in International Education at New York University. Prior to his current role, Ted worked in IIE’s Global Scholarship and Learning Programs division administering study grants on behalf of international corporations and foundations. In between his two positions at IIE he spent 18 months in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia where he volunteered at the IIE Addis Ababa office and the Education USA office. When he’s not at IIE, he enjoys playing Irish fiddle in his free time. Any FLTAs in the New York City area who play Irish traditional music should let him know!

Ted advises FLTA fellows in the following states: Connecticut • Delaware • Florida • Georgia • Massachusetts • Maryland • Maine • North Carolina • New Hampshire • New Jersey • New York • Pennsylvania • Rhode Island • South Carolina • Virginia • Vermont • Washington D.C.