USU Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars
Deseret News Friday, Mar. 02, 2018
Seven scholars from Utah State University were awarded Fulbright grants for the 2017-18 academic year, more than any other university in the state and the second largest producer of Fulbright scholars in the Western states. According to the State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, that places USU in the top 10 of research institutions producing Fulbright scholars. “Research has always been top priority at USU, and our faculty continue to press the envelope on innovating and discovering within their fields,” USU President Noelle Cockett said in a statement. ... Fulbright scholars are awarded grants to conduct research, lecture, and/or consult with other international scholars and institutions through the Fulbright and other international programs.