Marcus Farr is the recipient of the 2018 Fulbright Scholar Program, whose research will be conducted in in China, where he will also be teaching. It is one of the most prestigious and competitive fellowship programs in the world. Farr joins a prestigious list of scholars, with a tradition of excellence being associated with the program. U.S. Fulbright alumni have achieved distinction in government, science, the arts, business, philanthropy, education. 37 Fulbright alumni have served as heads of state or government. 59 Fulbright alumni from 14 countries have been awarded the Nobel Prize. 71 Fulbright alumni are MacArthur Foundation Fellows. 84 Fulbright alumni have received Pulitzer Prizes.