Open Competition for New Fulbright ETA Awards in Brazil – February 2018!! Special application open May 2, 2017- July 14, 2017 With funding from the Brazilian government, the Fulbright Brazil ETA Program is expanded for the Program Year 2017-18 with 76 additional grants to be offered. A special open application period will be held from May 2 to July 14, 2017. The deadline is Friday, July 14 at 5:00 pm Eastern Time. To be eligible, applicants must be a U.S.