Programs in Singapore: Faculty

The Distinguished Fulbright Awards in Teaching Program sends U.S. primary and secondary school teachers to foreign schools for periods of 3-6 months and brings international teachers to the U.S. for a semester. Participants pursue individual projects, conduct research, take courses for professional development and lead master classes or seminars for teachers and students. Candidates must be full-time teachers and must hold or expect a Master’s degree at the time of application.

Agencies Involved: The Institute of International Education (IIE), The Fulbright Institute, The U.S. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Key Dates: The application cycle for the 2014 to 2015 cycle of this program is now closed. Check the website for updated information.


The American Youth Leadership Program is an exchange program which allows educators in the U.S. and Singapore to accompany their students in an exchange program to observe the effect of sustainable development in urban planning. Faculty candidates must be full-time teachers at the time of application.

Agencies Involved: The U.S. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Key Dates: Check website for updated information.