Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program for the applicants of India in the Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, or Urdu Language at US colleges and universities, 2013 USA
Study Subject(s):Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, or Urdu Language
Scholarship Provider: US Department of State
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:- Be citizens of India and hold a valid Indian passport at the time of application.
-Fulbright fellows enter the U.S. on an exchange visitor (J-1) visa and are subject to the two-year home residence requirement associated with J-1 visa.
-Applicants must be residing in India throughout the application, nomination and selection process.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 US campuses.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes (India)
Scholarship Description: The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program, funded by the US 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 US colleges and universities.
How to Apply: Online and by post
Scholarship Application Deadline: September 14, 2012