Fulbright Austria is pleased to invite current program participants, alums, partners, and friends to the second part of our “70 years of bright minds.” celebrations.
The rapidly approaching date marks 70 years of bilateral commitment to facilitating exchange grants and 70 years of Fulbright grantee experiences.
To commemorate this, we will open the event with words of celebration from our esteemed key speakers followed by a panel discussion entitled “Foundations sending funds: Bringing a lasting impact." The program of events is located below.
The key speakers include executive director Hermann Agis, honorary co-chairs of the AAEC board, and partner institutions. Furthermore, panelists include representatives of our wonderful foundation partners as well as representatives from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) and the US Embassy Vienna.
Moderated by 1980–81 Austrian Fulbright student Hannelore Veit, the panel will discuss the lasting impact third-party funding brings to Fulbright Austria and the Fulbright Program.
Register now to join us for this final, exciting 70th-anniversary event; it is free of charge and the panel includes a Q&A session at the end. After registering on Zoom, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. We look forward to meeting you at our online celebration, sharing memories, and supporting and expanding Fulbright’s extraordinary endeavor in the years ahead. If you have any questions, please contact Mitch Sims, our alumni relations manager.