WINTER PARK, Fla.– The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs recently announced the U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2019–20 Fulbright U.S. Students and seven students from Rollins College were named including, Ryan Colangelo ‘19 of Concord. As part of the award, Colangelo will teach English in Germany.
The Fulbright Scholarship is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Rollins College, located in Winter Park, Florida, has been named a top producer of U.S. Fulbright scholars six times.
Since its inception in 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 370,000 participants, chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential, with the opportunity to exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.
More than 1,900 U.S. students, artists, and young professionals in more than 100 different fields of study are offered Fulbright Program grants to study, teach English, and conduct research annually. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program operates in over 140 countries throughout the world.