Fulbright is the flagship international exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government. A Fulbright student spends an academic year abroad, all expenses paid, to conduct independent research, teach English, or study in one of over 160 countries worldwide. Over the past three years, only 17 percent of applicants have been awarded a Fulbright to Colombia.
A South Side High School graduate, Allison majored in history at IPFW and graduated with an honors program certificate. He also spent a semester abroad studying in Valparaiso, Chile.