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Austrian Teaching Assistants (USTA)


Application period: November to January 15

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: Through the U.S. Teaching Assistantships (USTA) at Austrian Secondary Schools program, college and university graduates will teach English in 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: Director for Fellowships and Grants

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.

Contact information: https://www.usta-austria.at/site/contact

Fellowships and Grants
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