Fulbright Lisbon

The EducationUSA advising center in Portugal is hosted at the Fulbright Commission in Lisbon.  It serves all interested students who wish to study in the United States, for undergraduate, graduate, and short-term programs.  Portugal launched its spring EducationUSA recruiting fair in 2014 to assist U.S. higher education institutions in meeting talented students from Portugal.  The fair typically takes place in March.  The EducationUSA advising center is happy to support students and U.S. higher education colleagues with their needs. 

Services

One-on-One Advising
Audience: International Students
Advising by Appointments
Audience: International Students
Drop-In Advising
Audience: International Students
Computer/ Internet Access/ Use
Audience: International Students
Test Preparation Materials
Fee: 32 to 40
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: International Students
Library Hours
Audience: International Students
Credential Attestation
Fee: 38 to 63
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: International Students
Maintain a College Catalogue Library
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Recommend Visits/ Meetings for U.S. Institutions
Fee: 50 to 100
Currency: Euro € (European Union)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist in Contacting Local High School Counselors
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist U.S. Representatives in Contacting Local Colleges/ Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Participate in College Fairs
Fee: 1100 to 1300
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Host DVCs for U.S. Higher Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Information on Local Government and Foundation Scholarships
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Credential Translation/ Verification Services
Fee: 44 to 63
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Verify the Recognition / Certification/ Accreditation of Local Institutions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Connect U.S. institutions with Possible Partner Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Offer Local/ National School Counselor Training
Audience: High School Counsellors

Events

Financial Aid

Special Programs

Competitive College Club Program
Description: EducationUSA Portugal Competitive College Club (CCC) is a program designed to help highly motivated and talented students submit competitive applications to very selective colleges and universities in the U.S. The CCC serves as a cohort advising platform for better preparation for admissions throughout the application process. This includes, explanation of the U.S. education system, tests preparation seminars, essay writing sessions and assignments, a book club, application advising, volunteering opportunities, and much more. While CCC does not guarantee admissions, it is designed to assist self-organized and independent students to improve chances of being admitted to U.S. colleges or universities.
Deadline: Next competition expected to open by late 2017.
Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible for CCC students must: 1. Be enrolled at the 11th grade in high school during academic year of 2016/2017. 2. Be interested in studying in the USA as an undergraduate and committed to apply to U.S. universities during the fall 2017. 3. Be an academically strong student with excellent grades from the past two academic years. 4. Write a short essay and pass an interview

Program Highlights

Inês Pontes - Competitive College Club 2016
Description: Inês Pontes completed the Competitive College Club program in 2016 and is now a freshmen student at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York, with substantial financial aid.

Walk-in Address

Comissão Fulbright Avenida D. Carlos I, n.º126 - 4º andar
1249-074 Lisboa
Portugal

Mailing Address

Comissão Fulbright Avenida D. Carlos I, n.º126 - 4º andar
1249-074 Lisboa
Portugal

Center Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00-13:00
Wednesday: 10:00-17:30
Thursday: 10:00-13:00
Friday: 10:00-17:30
Saturday: Closed

Phone

+351 217 996 390

Website (URL)

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