Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

The Fulbright UK Summer Institutes are three-to-four week programmes for US undergraduate students. Participants can explore the culture, heritage and history of the UK while experiencing higher education at a UK university. The Institutes include an educational residency relevant to the host university’s cultural, historical and industrial environment.


To be eligible, students must:

  • Be a US citizen and possess a US passport
  • Be at least 18 years old by the start of the programme
  • Participate in the programme in its entirety
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.7
  • Have at least two years of undergraduate study remaining after the Institute finishes
  • Have had little or no study or travel outside of the US

Application Process

November: Applications opens
February: Applications close
March/April: Shortlisted candidates invited to interview
Late April: All candidates notified of their status
May: Preparation and pre-departure information
June-July: Summer Institutes take place

1. Read the terms and conditions before applying
2. When applications are open, you can access the online form via the banner at the bottom of this page, and can save your application in progress
3.  Scan and upload your official interim transcript to the application form as a PDF
4. Speak to two referees, and ask them to upload references on official, signed letterhead as a PDF via the online reference form

The application form must be completed, with transcripts attached, and submitted along with your references before the deadline. Your application will not be considered if any of these are missing or submitted late.

Please refer to the Fulbright site or contact fulbright@georgetown.edu for more information.