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2 English Teaching Assistant Awards

Accepted Degree Levels
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
Grant Period
9 Months
PDO
No Pre-Departure Orientation
Grant Period

9 Months

Grants will begin in September/October through to June/July. Fulbright Grantees should arrive in Luxembourg around September 15.

Pre-Departure Orientation

No Pre-Departure Orientation

Candidate Profile

Candidates should be well-rounded, articulate, and have the initiative required to assist local high school teachers and professors at the University of Luxembourg. Assistants teach approximately 12 hours per week and may be able to take limited courses. Preference is given to candidates who plan careers in teaching French, German, or Luxembourgish.

Accepted Degree Levels

Bachelor's

Master's

Doctoral

Foreign Language Proficiency

Recommended - Novice

Additional Information: French, German or Luxembourgish language proficiency is not a requirement, but is strongly recommended. However, applicants should include plans for language study in their Fulbright applications, and selected applicants should begin studying the language as soon as feasible, as language abilities will greatly enhance the Fulbright experience.

Placement Type

Secondary School

University/Post-Secondary Institution

Grantees will be placed at both the University of Luxembourg and within a local high school (part-time at each). Placements will be subject to communication between the Embassy and the schools, and based on the academic profile of the selected candidate and the school’s needs.

Grantees will be involved in ETA activities approximately 12 hours per week and may be able to take limited courses.

Ineligibility

U.S. students currently residing in Luxembourg are ineligible for consideration.

Dependents

Dependent support is not available

Fulbright Commission/U.S. Embassy Website

http://www.fulbright.be