Welcome to the 2021 Fulbright Virtual English for Graduate Studies Program! This summer you will spend 4 weeks in our virtual classroom from Syracuse University learning about American culture, life in graduate school, local history, and the international education network while making friends with other scholars from around the world.
This activity is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs as part of its Fulbright Program, the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world. For more information, visit https://eca.state.gov/fulbright
This activity is administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).
Click the links below to learn more about the program in Syracuse.
Summer 2021 Program Dates
|Orientation||To be completed before the first day of classes|
|First Day of Classes||Monday, July 19th|
|Last Day of Classes||Friday, August 13th|
You will receive your class schedule as we get closer to the start of the program. Classes will be a mix of synchronous and asynchronous, meaning live and recorded. There will be optional individual office hours every week to meet with your instructors.
You will also receive a schedule for the daily synchronous presentations, which will cover a variety of topics. These presentations will take place Monday through Friday. If you are not able to join a presentation, they will be recorded and available for you to watch in your free time.
Please submit the following documents to email@example.com.
- The pre-course survey about technology and time preferences (you will receive survey link via email)
- A copy of your passport
- A copy of your TOA for your VEGSP at Syracuse University
*Please make sure to send the correct TOA, do not send us your TOA for your future university
If you have a Facebook account, please join the Facebook group to connect with the other scholars!
If you have any questions or concerns, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The ELI staff will be happy to help you!
David Lind, Director
Olga Oganesyan, Assistant Director
Jackie Monsour, Assistant Director
Sarah Tomlinson, International Student Advisor
Jordan Burns, Recruitment Specialist