FLTA-Program

The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program

FLTA Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program

Website : http://www.usief.org.in

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program

The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program, funded by the U.S. Department of State is a nine-month, non-degree program that provides young college teachers of English or those training to be teachers of English, an opportunity to refine their teaching skills, increase their English language proficiency and extend their knowledge of the cultures and customs of the United States, while strengthening the instruction of foreign languages at U.S. colleges and universities. Applicants should be between 21 and 29 years old at the time of application. Selected Fulbright FLTA participants from India would be teaching assistants in Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi or Urdu classrooms at select U.S. campuses. Placements range from large institutions and small liberal art schools to community colleges and minority-serving institutions. Fulbright FLTA candidates should be adaptable to different locations and situations.

How to Apply :

The competition for 2014 is likely to be announced sometime in Spring 2013. Application material and program details will be available on the USIEF website www.usief.org.in and also at USIEF offices.

Application Due Date: September 16, 2013

IMPORTANT:

Plagiarism in the application will lead to disqualification.

Transfer of visa sponsorship will not be permitted

For all other details, please visit : www.usief.org.in

The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program