Fulllbright opens International Leaders in Education Program

We are now accepting applications for the International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP).

The Philippines participates in the annual search for qualified high school teachers of math, English, science, and social studies for the International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP). The ILEP provides unique opportunities in the US to secondary school teachers to develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills, and increase their knowledge about the United States. It is a five-month (January to May) intensive training program that includes internships in secondary schools in the US, university coursework, and community involvement.

The fellowship provides:
-J-1 visa support
-A pre-departure orientation held in participant’s home country
-Round-trip airfare to and within the U.S.
-A Welcome Orientation in Washington, D.C.
-Academic program fees
-Housing (generally shared with other program fellows)
-Accident and sickness insurance
-Daily allowance for meals and incidentals during the university academic program
-Laptop computer
-Book/professional development allowance
-Closing Seminar in Washington, D.C.
-Limited excess baggage/shipping allowance (international)
-Minimal checked baggage allowance (domestic)
-The opportunity to apply for collaborative grants with U.S. colleagues.

Visit www.fulbright.org.ph > Scholarship Programs> Other Educational Exchange Initiatives> International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP). Download the APPLICATION FORM and LETTER OF REFERENCE.

IREX U.S. Department of State



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