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

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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 194
Accra, Ghana
Tel: +(233) 30 274 1589

Lanice Brooker


The Public Affairs Section is located in the American Embassy compound, No. 24 Fourth Circular Road, Cantonments, Accra.

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

Country Information

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