(both short & long term)

(many of which, while open to Education majors/minors, do not require the Education major/minor)

Awards for Teaching in United States or Abroad (both short and long term)

AwardBrief DescriptionAvailable FieldsApplication YearExternal Deadline
AEONOne-year paid teaching experience in JapanAllSenior (open to alumni)Year-Round
Austrian Teaching Assistantship ProgramOne-year paid teaching experience in AustriaAll; working knowledge of Germany required Senior (open to alumni)January
Ford Foundation Fellowship ProgramsPredoctoral, doctoral, or postdoctoral funding; must be a member of a group or groups underrepresented in the professoriateAll PhD and ScD fieldsSenior, alumni, or graduate studentsDecember
Fulbright U.S. Student ProgramIndependent research, teaching assistantships or graduate study abroad AllSenior (open to alumni)This award requires nomination. See internal/external deadlines in the "Requires Nomination" table.
Japanese Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)One-year paid teaching experience in JapanAllSenior (open to alumni)October
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Science and Math Teaching Fellowship 5 years of support for those entering the STEM high school teaching professionScience, technology, engineering and math Senior (open to alumni)November
James Madison Memorial ScholarshipFunding for master's degrees for those who will teach the American Constitution at the secondary school levelAll; must be preparing to teach American history, government, or civics at the secondary school level Senior (open to alumni)March
Mississippi Teacher CorpsPlacement in a high-need Mississippi public school and MAT degree funding All; must have significant coursework in math, science, English or social studies Senior (open to alumni)November (early admittance) or April
North American Language and Culture Assistants in Spain One-year paid teaching assistantships in SpainAllSenior (open to alumni)January
Princeton in Africa One-year paid work experience in AfricaAllSenior (open to alumni)October
Princeton in Asia One-year paid work experience in AsiaAllSenior (open to alumni)November
Princeton in Latin America One-year paid work experience in Latin AmericaProficiency in Spanish or French required for Princeton in Latin America only Senior (open to alumni)November
Teach ESL Korea One-year paid teaching experience in Korea or ChinaAllSenior (open to alumni)Year-Round
Teaching Assistant Program in France One-year paid teaching assistantships in FranceAll; proficiency French requiredSenior (open to alumni up to age 35)January
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship Funding, placements, and graduate school admission for new STEM teachers in high-need Georgia public schoolsSTEM fields Senior (open to alumni)October, November, or January (3 cycles)