Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship

Internal Application Deadline: September 13, 2018

Open to: Seniors and recent graduates
Award Type: Professional
Area(s) of study: All fields
Award criteria: academic achievement; interest in cultural exchange
Award provides: Stipend and travel expenses for one year as an English Teaching Assistant in a foreign country
Open to international students: No

Eligibility Criteria – Varies by Country:

  • Have sufficient proficiency in the written and spoken language of the host country (if requried)
  • Have interest and/or experience in teaching

The Fulbright program is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries. Along with opportunities for intellectual, professional, and artistic growth, the Fulbright Program offers invaluable opportunities to meet and work with people of the host country, sharing daily life as well as professional and creative insights. Successful candidates generally have a 3.0+ GPA, and significant teaching, mentoring, or related experience. Requirements vary by country. For more information, visit http://us.fulbrightonline.org/

Application Components:

  • Application form
  • 1-page statement of grant purpose
  • Personal statement
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Foreign language evaluation (if required by the country to which you are applying)

For more information and to register your interest in the Fulbright ETA, complete the NS&FP Fulbright registration form.

Undergraduate applicants may not apply directly, but must secure institutional endorsement through our office. Alumni/ae may apply "At Large" (independently) or through Emory.