- The Fellows have an average of 12 years of classroom experience and teach English, science, mathematics, and social studies at the secondary level. They are emerging leaders in their classrooms, schools, and communities.
- The Fellowship provides these outstanding teachers with the opportunity to hone their skills at a US institution of secondary education, with support for professional development after they return home.
- In 2016, 160 Fellows representing 55 countries and territories are participating in the program. Since 2015, 23 alumni have received Alumni Small Grant funding to implement projects to benefit secondary education in the classrooms, schools, and communities.