The following programs are available to U.S. Scholars in Botswana

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Congratulations on receiving a Fulbright grant! The resources on this page are designed to familiarize you with your host location and provide important context and information as you prepare to travel abroad. We encourage you to review the readings, websites, and logistical information offered by local contacts. Click the section headings below to display the information.

Orientation Information

As part of your Fulbright grant, you are required to attend a virtual Pre-Departure Orientation (PDO) from July 15-18, 2024. The PDO will provide sessions and activities to help you prepare for your upcoming experience. You will receive an email in mid-June that will direct you to the PDO website where you can register for the event. If you have any questions regarding the PDO, please email

Contact Information

U.S. Embassy, Public Affairs Section
P.O. Box 90
Gaborone, Botswana
Tel: +(267) 395-3982 x2468

Public Affairs Section
Fulbright Management Team POCs:

The Public Affairs Section is located at the U.S. Embassy compound, Government Enclave, in Gaborone. The U.S. Embassy is located on Embassy Drive in the Government Enclave.

For more information, see the first page of the country guidelines.

Country Information

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