Kazakhstan

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4 English Teaching Assistant Awards

Accepted Degree Levels
Bachelor's
Master's
Grant Period
10 Months
PDO
Mandatory
Grant Period

10 Months

ETA assignments will last from early September through June in accordance with Kazakhstan’s academic year. 

Pre-Departure Orientation

Mandatory

Grantees will be required to participate in a Pre-Departure Orientation in June 2019 as a condition of their grant.

Candidate Profile

Applications are welcome from articulate and flexible graduating seniors, recent graduates or Master’s students who demonstrate a high level of maturity and the initiative to identify opportunities where they can provide native English-speaker expertise at the secondary level. Candidates must be native English-speakers and without dependents. Candidates with degrees in English, Education or TEFL/Applied Linguistics, are preferred, but candidates from all majors are welcome to apply. Some previous teaching/tutoring experience is preferred.

Accepted Degree Levels

Bachelor's

Master's

Foreign Language Proficiency

Recommended - Novice

Placement Type

Secondary School

University/Post-Secondary Institution

ETAs will be placed at secondary schools or institutions of higher education.

Nature of Assignment

ETAs will be placed in cities outside the capital cities of Astana and Almaty. All affiliation arrangements will be made by the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy. Grantees will be required to participate in a mandatory an In-Country Orientation in Astana at the end of August or in early September 2019.  

For more information about the ETA Program in Kazakhstan, please view this recorded webinar.

Research Clearance and Visa Information

The U.S. Mission in Kazakhstan will provide grantees with diplomatic notes to apply for Kazakh visas.

Dependents

Dependent support is not available

Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Website

http://kz.usembassy.gov

Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Contact

Asiyat Suleimenova