Scripps College is featured in as a U.S. college credited with producing the highest number of student Fulbright recipients in the country for 2017â€“18, ranking . The annual list is announced by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and highlighted in the Chronicle. Scripps appears on the list that focuses on baccalaureate institutions, or “bachelor’s colleges.”
In 2017, six Scripps students were awarded Fulbright Fellowships. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Since its inception in 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 380,000 participants—chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential—with the opportunity to exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.