2018-19 English Language Fellow Program application is now open

By Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 11:57 AM

The English Language Fellow Program sends experienced U.S. TESOL professionals on paid teaching assignments at universities and other academic institutions around the world.

As a U.S. Department of State public diplomacy initiative, Fellows are cultural ambassadors that promote English language learning and mutual understanding through cultural exchange. Fellow projects are 10-month, full-time positions for professionals with a graduate degree in English language teaching and two years’ classroom TESOL teaching experience. In return, the program provides professionals with a platform to build skills that can greatly enhance their TESOL careers.

  • Fellowships are 10 months long, typically from September to June
  • Fellows are placed in host institutions in more than 80 countries around the world
  • Assignments include teaching, teacher training, developing materials, and more
  • Fellows receive a generous benefits package, including stipend
  • Perfect for experienced TESOL professionals with a graduate degree and TESOL teaching experience

English Language Fellow Program
ELP Application Link

Priority deadline is November 30 to receive consideration for all available projects.