DHAKA, Aug 7, 2022 (BSS) - US Embassy Dhaka has sought applications from
Bangladeshi early career teachers of English and related fields to teach
Bangla at American colleges and universities under the Fulbright Foreign
Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program 2023-2024.
Interested people have been asked to submit application by September 10
visiting the following link https://apply.iie.org/flta2023, said a press
This nine-month non-degree program provides scholarships for highly-motivated
early career Bangladeshi educational professionals working in English
language and other related fields including American studies, Journalism,
American/English Literature, and Bangla language instructors to teach Bangla
at US's colleges or universities.
The program also provides Bangladeshi academics and professional with an
excellent professional development opportunity to refine their skills,
increase their English language proficiency, and enhance their knowledge of
the United States, said a press release.
Fulbright FLTA fellows typically teach Bangla language classes to American
and international students from around the world, said the release, adding,
"Fellows 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 (IIE), aimed at
fostering mutual understanding between the United States and other countries
around the world.
For detailed application instructions, concerned people has been asked to
visit the website https://bd.usembassy.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/70/FLTA-