Master's Programs at IE Foundation

For academic year 2025-2026

Up to 4 awards for co-sponsored full-time Master's Programs at IE University (IE) offered at the following schools:

IE Business School
is fully accredited by the three leading accreditation agencies in the management education arena - AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA -, is one of the world’s leading business schools. IE has a multilingual and multicultural student body that comprises students from more than 70 nationalities.

IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs is committed to creating global leaders who are ready to take on the roles of tomorrow’s world actors and become catalysts for positive change.

IE Law School champions law as an instrument of positive change, finding emerging opportunities in the profession, and contributing to the constantly changing world through law.

IE School of Science & Technology offers interdisciplinary, career-centered master programs designed for recent graduates and early to mid-career professionals seeking intense and focused training to accelerate their careers. These programs develop graduates who have specialized expertise required for success in their chosen fields, possessing the professional and leadership skills necessary for navigating the modern workplace.

Applicants must apply for admission to both Fulbright and the IE program in question. 

Two Awards for the following full-time Master's program at IE Business School:

  • International MBA
One Award for any of the following full-time Master's program at IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs or at IE Law School:
  • Master in International Relations
  • Master in International Development
  • Master of Laws
One Award for any of the following full-time Master's programs at IE School of Business or at IE School of Science and Technology:

  • Master in Talent Development & Human Resources
  • Master in Creative Direction, Content and Branding
  • Master in Strategic Marketing and Communication
  • Master in Digital Marketing
  • Master in Market Research & Consumer Behavior
  • Master in Business Analytics & Big Data
Deadline for submission
of applications
From Apr 2, 2024 to Oct 8, 2024
​​Business, Marketing, Communication, Finance, International Relations, International Development, Visual & Digital Media, Digital Business and Innovation, Human Resources, Architecture, Design

Candidates with dual U.S./Spanish citizenship are not eligible to apply, nor are applicants who are residing in Spain at the time of application or any time thereafter. Study abroad as part of undergraduate studies is not considered residency in Spain.

Please refer to the Institute of International Education (IIE) website ( and the IE website ( for detailed information on application requirements.
To be considered for this Award, two separate applications are required:
  1. Applicants must apply for the Fulbright Award through the Fulbright online application system, and
  2. Applicants must also apply for admission to their Master’s program of choice directly to IE University.
Applicants are not required to have an offer of admission at the time of the Fulbright application, but awards are made conditional upon admission to the Master's program of choice at IE no later than February 15, 2025. Applicants are encouraged to apply to their chosen Master’s program at IE as soon as possible. The IE Admissions email suffices as proof of admission.

IE will notify Fulbright directly of all semi finalists who have been accepted to IE by the February 15th deadline.
Grant Duration
​11.5 months for the MBA program, 11 months for all other programs.
Grant Period
Grants for the MBA program will begin on August 15, 2025.

​Grants for all other programs will begin on September 1, 2025.

Grants for all programs will end on July 31, 2026.

Attendance at the in-country orientation during the second week of September 2025 is mandatory.
Grant Benefits
​These amounts are for reference only and might be adjusted:
  • Tuition fees,
  • 1,100 € round-trip travel expenses,
  • 1,378 € monthly maintenance,
  • 200 € relocation allowance,
  • Up to 500 € project-related expenses,
  • Health benefit plan of up to $100,000 per accident or sickness
​In the U.S.
Additional Information

​The official award announcement, eligibility information, and application are available on the IIE website:

The main contact during the application process is IIE: