October 12, 2016
Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program, sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, US Department of State.The Fulbright program is a kind of teachers' exchange program which brings international teachers to the US for a semester and sends US teachers abroad for three to six months
|Last date to Submit the Application Form||October 12, 2016|
|Screening of Applications||End of October 2016|
|National Interviews at Delhi||Mid to end November 2016|
|Notification of Finalists||March 2017|
|Teachers will travel to USA||Mid August- Mid December 2017|
|Region||India, Botswana, Finland, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam|
|Class/ Age||Teachers with atleast 5 years experience|
Fulbright program is open to teachers of India, Botswana, Finland, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam
Indian applicants should
Selected international participants will be placed at a US host university graduate School of Education from mid- August to mid-December, 2017
International teachers who are selected to participate in the Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program will
Upon returning home, participants will be expected to share the knowledge and experience gained on the program with teachers and students in their home schools and within their communities.
In the enquiry, project candidates have to discuss the study, inquiry and professional development activities that they had undertaken while on Visit to the US.
Projects should clearly emphasise on cross-cultural dialogue, demonstrate relevance and applicability to education in India and the U.S. Also it should directly focus and incorporate activities undertaken as part of the Fulbright program.
Candidates are required to be creative in developing program activities that will improve their project and contribute to its successful completion and implementation.
It is compulsory to apply online for Fulbright Award in Teaching Program.
A print of the completed online application along with the Leave Authorization form, forwarded through the appropriate administrative authority/official must reach on or before October 12, 2016, to the following address:
12 Hailey Road,
New Delhi 110 001
The candidates write ATTN: Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program on the envelope.
The Committee then recommends selected applications for further consideration and approval by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (FSB)
Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program
United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF)
12, Hailey Road
New Delhi 110 001
E-mail: Dr. Gayatri Singhal, USIEF at firstname.lastname@example.org
USIEF is an international foundation dedicated to higher education in India and the United States