Fellowships in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) are offered annually to full-time students who wish to pursue a master's degree in TESOL program and to acquire language teaching experience at The American University in Cairo.
Open to all nationalities
For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements
Full admission to the TESOL program
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a GPA of 3.2
Native or near-native proficiency in English
Special consideration in selection is given to those with TESOL experience in the Middle East; knowledge of Arabic or other languages; BA or coursework in linguistics, English or a related field
Two academic years and the intervening summer session, with a review every semester for satisfactory academic performance.
The fellowship covers:
Tuition fees, for a maximum of nine credits per semester
Non-residents of Egypt are provided with accommodation in the University residences or with a monthly housing allowance, medical service and health insurance fees, and one-way home travel
Responsibilities of Fellows
Fellows teach eight hours of English per week.
February 15 for Fall semester
For inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org