Scholarship launched for Mexicans to teach Spanish in the United States

If your dream is to move it Spanish lessons abroadYou should know about this opportunity to do so in the United States.

United States-Mexico Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchangecomexos) open a new call from Fulbright Garcia Robles Scholarship Directed to Mexican English teachers: I am looking for a foreign language assistant.

The Mexican English teachers will teach Spanish at a US institution, but only those with 2 to 7 years of verifiable experience in front of a group at the end of the call will be eligible.

Selected teachers live at an American university for nine months (two semesters), working as Spanish Teaching Assistants for 20 hours per week. Within their activities, two courses per semester are contemplated in the areas of interest to them, ”they noted.

Keep in mind that a file Call ends June 2, 2022 The residency will start in August 2023 for a period of 9 months. you can read it this link.

Among the activities carried out by colleagues:

One. Spanish language education in an American institution.

2. Support in language centers through conversation clubs and discussion tables.

3. Coordination of activities for the dissemination of Mexican culture.

What does the scholarship include?

Those who benefit from Fulbright Garcia Robles Scholarship they will own monthly supportAnd Accommodation and nutrition At the university where they teach Spanish.

In addition, they will have the opportunity to take up to two graduate-level courses per semester.

Round-trip airfare and medical insurance are already included in the scholarship. Similarly, the teacher is guided in the process J-1 . visa.

Conditions for obtaining a “Foreign Language Assistant” scholarship

1 of Two to seven years of experience As an English teacher in front of a group.

2. Interest in and knowledge of Mexican culture.

3. Commitment to teaching the Spanish language and culture.

4. Leadership and ease of relationships.

5. Registration required Indicates that it is required Scholarship for the academic year 2023-2024. The The application is to be filled out in English And you should have these documents on hand:


A series of subjects / qualifications / cardex (minimum 8 marks).

– Curriculum vitae in English.

– TOEFL valid at the end of the call: 550 ITP, 213 CBT, 79 IBT or IELTS: 6.

Mexican passport.

Three letters of recommendation in English.

Comexos Emphasizes that the applicant must process the following documents to receive the scholarship: leave of absence from work for the duration of the program, certified translations into English of the title and certified translations into English of the subject bar.

In addition, he adds, “Candidates who pass the first filters will reach interview stage With a team of experts in your field of study. Interviews will take place via Zoom on the specified dates and times.

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