National deadline: January 15, 2017 (application opens Nov. 15, 2016)
- Bachelor's degree
- No older than 29 at the time of application
- U.S. citizen
- Working knowledge of German
Award summary and conditions: College and University graduates will work as teaching assistants in secondary schools across Austria. U.S. teaching assistants not only enhance the instruction of English as native speakers; they also are important resources for first-hand information about the "American way of life" and act as representatives of the United States.
Application process: online
Application requirements: The following documents are required in the application process and must be uploaded as a PDF file before the end of the application deadline.
- Signed application form
- Curriculum vitae
- Proof of German proficiency
- Current (or final) transcript
- Personal statement
- Letters of recommendation (2)
Faculty representative: Keith Raether
Selection process: Finalists will be informed in late April about their status and may plan on having a teaching assistantship position in Austria. A non-refundable administrative fee of US $100 is due to the Fulbright Commission upon acceptance of the position.
Contact information: https://www.usta-austria.at/site/contact