Announcing Our 2015-2016 Fulbright-mtvU Grantees

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Fulbright-mtvU Fellowships, Christa Majoras of Boston University College of Communication, Brian Parker of Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, Sarah Plovnick of Washington University in St. Louis, Dimitri Staszewski of Loyola University New Orleans, and Lena Weissbrot of Florida State University. These five U.S. scholars will be conducting research and sending blog updates from Serbia, Chile, Dominican Republic, Mongolia and South Africa respectively for one academic year on projects that are designed to promote “the power of music” as a global force for mutual understanding. Best of luck!


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Apply Now For 2011

A new line-up of musical artists will review and help nominate candidates for the 2011-2012 Fulbright-mtvU Fellowships, including Jared Leto, lead singer of 30 Seconds to Mars; James Murphy, the lead singer of mtvU Woodie Award-nominated LCD Soundsystem who is also a songwriter, producer and co-founder of DFA Records; and 2011 mtvU Woodie Award-nominated Matt & Kim, who formed their band while studying at Pratt Institute and who’s single “Lessons Learned,” won an MTV Video Music Award for “Breakthrough Video” and a 2010 mtvU Woodie Award for “Best Video.”
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