Programs in the South Africa: High School (Students/Teachers)
The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study (YES) Abroad program provides high school students the opportunity to study in India for lengths of 6-12 months while hosted by a local family. Candidates must be between 15-18 years old at the time of application.
Agencies Involved: US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
Key Dates: Application deadline is January 10, 2013 for Fall 2013 program
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