Application period: November 2020 to January 2021 (11:59 p.m. PT) [TBA]

Eligibility requirements: 

  • 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 early April about their status and may plan on having a teaching assistantship position in Austria. A non-refundable administrative fee of US $120 is due to the Fulbright Commission upon acceptance of the position.

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