Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program details

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) is a program to provide scholarship to Indian students. Herein the Indian students get a chance to live in U.S. for 9 months while teaching students. Read this article to know more about eligibility for FLTA, application procedure for FLTA or Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant, and contact details for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) in India.

The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program is one of the best scholarship programs for Indian students to go through the fellowship program in U.S. for 9 months.

Eligibility for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)

The eligibility criteria for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant is as follow:
  • You must be an Indian citizen and residing in India during the undergoing processes of application and selection of candidates under this program.

  • You must bear a passport at the time of submitting application for the program.

  • Your age must range from 21 to 29 years as on 1 October, 2011.

  • You must be fluent in English- oral and written. You must bear at least 213 in Computer Based TOEFL, 79-80 in Internet Based TOEFL or 550 in Paper Based TOEFL or 6.0 in Overall Score International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

  • You must bear a good academic record and bear a degree equivalent to bachelor's degree in U.S.

  • You ought to bear minimum one master's degree by June 2012.

  • You must be an English lecturer in an Indian college or are under the training for the same purpose.

  • Experience holder candidates in teaching filed are preferred for the program.

  • You must have zeal to teach and aware U.S. students about the culture, history of your home country and your vernacular.

  • You must possess leadership quality.

  • You must be a sociable and communicable person willing to participate in various community events and activities.

  • Candidates with no or little experience of residing in U.S. are preferred.

How to apply for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)

You have to download the application form for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant FLTA. Send the duly filled application form for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) at the address mentioned below before the last date. Don't miss to write ATTN: FLTA Program on the envelope.

Application deadline for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program

The last date for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program is 15th September, 2011.

Mailing address of Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) in India

Send the application to following Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant centre of India or FLTA centre in India
Fulbright House,
12 Hailey Road,
New Delhi 110001

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