70th Anniversary of Fulbright Program

logoAugust 1st marks the 70th anniversary of President Truman signing the Fulbright Act into law. During these 70 years more than 325,000 Fulbrighters from over 155 countries have participated in the Fulbright Program. Today, Fulbright is the most widely recognized and prestigious international exchange program in the world. The total number of Bulgarian and American Fulbright grantees is 1187 – 560 Bulgarians and 627 Americans.