The National Department of Education and the Fulbright Commission have opened the 2024–2025 call for applications for the United States language assistant program for Argentine English teachers.
The call for applications is aimed at those who wish to work as language assistants in higher education institutions alongside local Spanish teachers.
Scholarships for the USA: How does the internship as a language assistant work?
Those selected will perform their duties between August 2024 and May 2025.
In addition, the scholarship covers the cost of round-trip transportation from the origin city to the destination city, as well as meals, lodging, medical insurance, and compulsory courses.
US Internship Scholarships: What Are the Requirements to Apply?
Scholarship recipients must be Argentine, resident in the country at the time of scholarship application, and between the ages of 21 and 30 (by August 1, 2024).
You are an English teacher (with a higher level, university, or non-university degree of at least 4 years’ duration), with excellent academic performance and teaching experience. Interested parties can submit their applications until September 25th.
Grants for internships in the USA: What is the language assistant exchange program?
Based on an agreement between the National Ministry of Education and the Fulbright Commission, the language assistant exchange program with the United States aims to consolidate the training of Argentine English teachers through internships in high school institutions.
The daily exchange with native speakers aims to enrich foreign language learning.