Teaching Fellowships


AFTER GRADUATION

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships
Award: $30,000 stipend to teach in Georgia or New Jersey and admission to a master's degree program at a participating university.  
Deadline: October 15
Eligibility: Bachelor's degree in the STEM disciplines, i.e., science, technology, engineering or mathematics; GPA of 3.0 or above; U.S. citizen or permanent resident.  
Berry Contact: Dr. Chang Pu at 706-238-7697 

   

French Culture Teaching Assistant Program  
Award: Teach English for 7-9 months in France. Monthly salary is $1,013 plus housing allowance.  
Deadline: January 15.
Eligibility: U.S. citizens or foreign nationals with a U.S. Green Card; proficiency in French.  
Berry Contact: Dr. Vincent Gregoire or 706-233-4066  

 

Cultural Ambassadors: North American Language and Culture Assistants in Spain  
Award: Teach English for the school year in Spain, October through May.  700 Euros per month stipend.  
Deadline: Applications are closed for 2016-17. Anticipate an early April deadline for 2017-18. 
Eligibility: Must be a rising junior or rising senior or have a B.A. or B.S.  Must be a U.S. citizen and native English speaker.  Must speak Spanish at an intermediate level.  
Berry Contact: Dr. Thomas D. Kennedy at (706) 236-2297   Dr. Lucia Llorente 706-238-7897

 

J. William Fulbright Teaching Assistantship  
Award: Teach abroad in countries around the world. Monthly stipend.  
Deadline: October 15.
Eligibility: U.S. citizen with B.A. degree or equivalent. Language proficiency requirements vary by country.  
Berry Contact: Dr. Jennifer Corry at 706-233-4067  

 

Japan Exchange and Teaching Program  
Award: Teach for a year in Japan. Compensation includes approximately $40,000 salary and transportation.  
Deadline: October-November.
Eligibility: U.S. citizen with excellent English skills and a genuine interest in Japan.  
Berry Contact: Dr. John Hickman at 706-233-4084   

   

James Madison Graduate Fellowships  
Award: Up to $24,000.  
Deadline: MARCH 1.
Eligibility: U.S. citizens who demonstrate a commitment to civic responsibilities and to professional and collegial activities and who qualify for admission with graduate standing at an accredited U.S. university that offers a qualifying master’s degree program. Applicants must be committed to teaching American history, American government, and/or social studies full time in grades 7-12.  
Berry Contact: Dr. Thomas D. Kennedy at (706) 236-2297