Singapore Programs: K-12 Schools
Distinguished Fulbright Awards in Teaching Program
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: Check website for updated information
The American Youth Leadership Program is an exchange program which allows high school students and educators in the U.S. and Singapore to exchange countries and perspectives through the lens of the effect of sustainable development in urban planning. Student candidates must be between 15-17 years old at start of program and must have at least one semester of high school remaining at program end. 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.