2023: A year in review

1 December 2023

2023 has been an exciting year at Fulbright Austria. Each day in December, we'll be taking a look back at significant milestones of the last twelve months.

1 GRAMMY nominee

Photo of Berit Gilma© Sven Gutjahr

2 Austrian scholars

Photo of Austrian scholars at the 2023 Fulbright Seminar in American Studies

3-day seminar

Photo of seminar attendees
Photo of the Donauschlinge

4th SummerFest

Photo of attendees at the 2023 SummerFest© Alina Diesner

5 US student partner awards

6 campuses

Trinity University
Our Lady of the Lake University
St. Mary's University
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
University of the Incarnate Word
University of Texas at San Antonio

7 alums on the advisory panel

Photo collage of the 2023 panel members

8 fairs

Photo of stand decorations

9 provinces

Compilation of Naya's drawings© Naya Tadavarthy
Photo of winner receiving drawing©Alina Diesner
Photo of second winner receiving drawing©Alina Diesner
Photo of third winner receiving drawing©Alina Diesner

10 public lectures & presentations

2022–23 US Fulbright scholar Nina Tannenwald (left) and Markus Kornprobst © Diplomatic Academy of Vienna

11 FLTAs

12 days of giving thanks

Collage of the 12 posts from the "12 days of giving thanks" campaign

13 Austrian Fulbright students

Photo of the 2023–24 cohort of Austrian Fulbright students

14 readers

Photo of the book Yellowface by R.F. Kuang

15 presentations

Photo of EducationUSA flyer

16 US Fulbright scholars

Photo of the scholars at the spring 2023 orientation

17 May (workshop for USTA regional advisors)

Photo of the 2023 regional-advisor workshop

18 waltzers at Viennese balls

Photo of performers waltzing at the ball© Adrian Almasan
Photo of Fulbright Austria program participants at the ball© Adrian Almasan

19 US Fulbright students

Photo of the US Fulbright students at the fall 2023 orientation

20 years of the Fulbright Prize

Photo of Marijana Mikić

21 September (ambassador's reception)

Photo of attendees at the ambassador's reception©Adrian Almasan

22 participants (tour at the Jewish Museum Vienna)

Photo of Caitlin Gura during tour

23 interviews

24 Christmas Eve

25 Christmas

26 awards

27 Austrians

© Alina Diesner

28 November (Thanksgiving)

© Adrian Almasan

29 USTAs interviews for new EducationUSA series

30+ participants at the European Fulbright Conference

31 New Year’s Eve