Opportunity for international teachers: Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA)

Opportunity for international teachers: Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA)

Opportunity for international teachers: Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program

 

The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA) brings international teachers to the United States for a six-week program that offers academic seminars for professional development at a host university. Participants observe classrooms and share their expertise with teachers and students at the host university and at local secondary schools.

The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program is a program of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), and is administered by IREX.

How to apply

Consult the list of eligibility requirements below and then use the following button to apply:

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Who is eligible for Fulbright TEA?

  • Current secondary level, full-time teachers of English, English as a foreign language (EFL), math, science, or social studies, including special education teachers in those subjects at an institution serving primarily a local population
  • Five years of full-time teaching experience
  • Citizen and resident of participating Fulbright TEA country
  • Other requirements as indicated in the application

Applicants from the following countries are eligible:

  • Algeria
  • Argentina 
  • Armenia 
  • Azerbaijan 
  • Bangladesh
  • Belarus
  • Bolivia
  • Burkina Faso 
  • Burma
  • Cambodia 
  • Cameroon 
  • Chile 
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica 
  • Cote d'Ivoire 
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador 
  • Estonia
  • Georgia 
  • Ghana 
  • Guatemala 
  • Haiti 
  • Honduras 
  • India 
  • Iraq
  • Jordan 
  • Kazakhstan 
  • Kyrgyzstan 
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Mali 
  • Moldova 
  • Mongolia
  • Mozambique 
  • Nepal 
  • Nicaragua 
  • Nigeria 
  • Panama
  • Peru 
  • Russia 
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa 
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan 
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand 
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan 
  • Ukraine 
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela 
  • Vietnam
  • West Bank/Gaza 
  • Zambia 
  • Zimbabwe 

Questions?

Read more about Fulbright TEA or contact fulbrighttea@irex.org.