The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is pleased to announce the availability of Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) scholarships for young educators to teach Arabic and study in the United States during the academic year 2024-2025.
The FLTA program is a nine-month, non-degree experience for early career teachers. FLTA participants teach Arabic at colleges and universities in the United States while simultaneously taking courses in American culture. Teachers of English language, American Studies, media, and American/English literature – as well as professionals in related fields – are encouraged to apply.
Successful applicants must:
– Be teachers (with no more than seven years work experience)
– Have the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree by June 1, 2024
– Demonstrate fluency in English
– Demonstrate proficiency in speaking, writing, and teaching Modern Standard Arabic
To apply, submit the online application https://apply.iie.org/flta2024 no later than August 14, 2023.
Be sure to upload all required documents. Incomplete and late applications will NOT be reviewed. Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Candidates whose applications include plagiarism – even just a few words – will be immediately disqualified. For more information on the FLTA program, please send an email to TunisELprograms@state.gov or visit the following website: http://foreign.fulbrightonline.org/about/fulbright-flta
Check the U.S. Embassy’s online resources below for more information on the Fulbright and other exchange programs and English language resources. Website: http://tn.usembassy.go/education-culture/exchange-programs Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usembassytunis