Fulbright Grant

Below are the number of KU students by academic year who have received a Fulbright Grant. The counts include Fulbright Full Grants, Fulbright Travel Grants, Fulbright/Hays Doctoral Dissertation Abroad Grants, and French Teaching Assistantships.

The Fulbright Program was established by Congress in 1946. A full Fulbright Grant covers round trip travel, health insurance, maintenance and tuition for 9-10 months of study, research, or both. The first KU recipients of Fulbright grants were in 1950-1951.

Read more about the Fulbright Program on its website.

Academic Year

Number

  Academic Year

Number

  Academic Year

Number

1950-51 5   1985-86 5   2020-21 5
1951-52 8   1986-87 10   Total 487
1952-53 12   1987-88 4      
1953-54 9   1988-89 7      
1954-55 8   1989-90 6      
1955-56 6   1990-91 6      
1956-57 11   1991-92 1      
1957-58 15   1992-93 4      
1958-59 3   1993-94 7      
1959-60 3   1994-95 7      
1960-61 11   1995-96 5      
1961-62 10   1996-97 3      
1962-63 18   1997-98 7      
1963-64 12   1998-99 5      
1964-65 5   1999-00 5      
1965-66 10   2000-01 6      
1966-67 7   2001-02 8      
1967-68 9   2002-03 7      
1968-69 10   2003-04 0      
1969-70 5   2004-05 9      
1970-71 11   2005-06 7      
1971-72 5   2006-07 6      
1972-73 2   2007-08 7      
1973-74 6   2008-09 5      
1974-75 6   2009-10 7      
1975-76 13   2010-11 8      
1976-77 7   2011-12 11      
1977-78 4   2012 6      
1978-79 8   2013-14 6      
1979-80 3   2014-15 6      
1980-81 6   2015-16 8      
1981-82 5   2016-17 5      
1982-83 5   2017-18 6      
1983-84 7   2018-19 5      
1984-85 4   2019-20 8