The Fulbright Program celebrates its 75th anniversary with an event in Washington D.C.

This year, the global Fulbright Program has existed for 75 years which is celebrated by the U.S. Department of State at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 30, at 7:00 pm EST. Fulbright Denmark’s Executive Director, Marie Mønsted, has the honor of attending the event in Washington D.C. 

The event will include personal stories and live performances by some of the most extraordinary alumni, including recent participants and those who have had long and distinguished careers. Among the featured speakers are, Antony Blinken, U.S. Secretary of State, and Douglas Emhoff, Second Gentleman of the United States. The celebration will highlight the Fulbright Program’s impact in these important areas: The environment, education, public service, science, technology, and public health, and the arts.

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Fulbright anniversary

The U.S. Department of State celebrates the Fulbright Program's 75th anniversary with an event in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, November 30, 7:00 om EST.