The U.S. Embassy in Dhaka is inviting applications from early-career Bangladeshi teachers of English and related fields to teach Bengali at U.S. colleges and universities under the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program 2023 -2024.
Interested persons were invited to submit their applications by September 10 by visiting the following link https://apply.iie.org/flta2023, a press release said.
This nine-month non-degree program offers scholarships to highly motivated early-career Bangladeshi education professionals working in English language and other related fields including American Studies, Journalism, American/English Literature and Bengali language instructors to teach Bengali in US colleges or universities. .
The program also provides Bangladeshi scholars and professionals with an excellent professional development opportunity to sharpen their skills, improve their English proficiency and enhance their knowledge of the United States, according to a press release.
Fulbright FLTA scholars typically teach Bengali language courses to American and international students around the world, the statement said, adding, “Scholars and their students will have a unique opportunity to learn about each other’s cultures and societies. “.
The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and administered by the Institute of International Education, aimed at fostering mutual understanding between the United States and other countries. of the world.
For detailed application instructions, those affected were directed to visit the website https://bd.usembassy.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/70/FLTA-2023-2024-Online-Application-Instructions. pdf