Are you a U.S.:
- Primary and/or secondary classroom teacher?
- Guidance counselor?
- Curriculum specialist?
- Gifted and Talented or Special Education coordinator?
- Media specialist/librarian?
- Other type of K-12 educator that spends at least 50% of your time working with students?
You may be eligible to participate in a unique international professional development opportunity for 2-6 weeks via the Fulbright Program!
Through the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program, U.S. K-12 teachers and educators can apply for grants to engage in 2-6 week collaborative projects abroad
. Participants consult with and support projects with schools, non-profit organizations, teacher training institutions, and other educational organizations abroad. The grant award funds travel costs, lodging, meals, local transportation, and related costs.
Teachers may travel to:
Botswana, Colombia, India, Mexico, the Palestinian Territories, South Korea, or Vietnam. Click here
to view individual project summaries for details on program opportunities.
Application deadline: February 15, 2017
This program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and is administered by the Institute of International Education.