Global Publication Notes Indiana Fulbright Scholars
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Posted by: Ann Gilly
By Dan McGowan, Writer/Reporter
WASHINGTON, D.C. -Several universities in Indiana are being recognized for the number of students a high-profile international studies program. This year's list of "Institutions Producing the Most Fulbright Scholars" from The Chronicle of Higher Education includes Indiana University, University of Notre Dame, Butler University and DePauw University.
In all, the publication sorts the number of scholarship recipients into nine categories and details the number of students applying for the program and the number accepted.
On its U.S. list, Indiana schools were noted among three peer categories:
Indiana University- 55 applied, 19 accepted
University of Notre Dame- 63 applied, 14 accepted
Butler University- 22 applied, 3 accepted
DePauw University- 21 applied, 4 accepted
The Fulbright Program was launched in the mid-1940s and has helped more than 360,000 participants study abroad. It operates in more than 140 countries.
You can connect to the full list from The Chronicle of Higher Education by clicking here.