Berlin Capital Program | Application Form

Please note that your work cannot be saved as you complete this form. Thus it is best to prepare in advance the documents to be uploaded at the conclusion of this form. The letter of recommendation in support of your application must be submitted separately on the corresponding online form.

Upon submission of the online application form, you may create a pdf file of your completed application form (including uploaded documents) for your personal records with a single mouse click.

We can consider only those applications that meet the formal requirements, are complete and submitted on time to Fulbright Germany in the selection process.


1. Personal information

Note: Please enter the gender here as given in passport.

Note: U.S. American citizenship is a prerequisite for program participation.

2. Professional or academic information

Current employer or university

3. Passport information

Note: A U.S. passport is mandatory for program participation, and your passport must be valid until at least three months following the end of the program.

Note: Applicants with German-American dual citizenship are not eligible for this program.

4. Professional experience

5. Education

6. Prior travel abroad

7. Further Information

Note: If you apply for more than one Fulbright Germany program in a same program year, participation in only one program is possible.

8. Statement of Motivation

9. Professional Impact

10. Contribution to International Understanding

11. Additional application materials (upload section)

Note: You may upload only one pdf file per upload field, each with a maximum file size of 1.5 MB.

We process the data you enter in this form during the course of the application process. You may find detailed information in our data protection information for applicants..

Important: After you click the "Submit Application" button, you will see an automated confirmation that your application has been received. This information also contains a link and individual code that you may use to make changes to or delete your application until the application deadline. You will not receive a confirmation via email.