Para alumni Program Fulbright dan Humphrey Yth.,
Kami diminta bantuan untuk mengumumkan tersedianya beasiswa bagi para guru sekolah menengah untuk mengikut program pelatihan selama satu semester di Amerika tahun 2007. Persyaratan bahasa Inggris adalah nilai TOEFL 500 (boleh International, Institutional maupun TOEFL Prediction Score yg dikeluarkan oleh lembaga yang bonafid/dikenal luas) atau IELTS 5.0. Formulir pendaftaran dapat diperoleh dari AMINEF atau di-download dari situs web www.irex.org.
Perlu dicatat pendaftaran ditutup tgl. 2 JUNI 2006, jadi waktunya mempet sekali.
Kami harap informasi ini dapat
disebarluaskan ke pihak-pihak yang berminat dan memenuhi persyaratan.
PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT: The Government of the United States of America is pleased to announce the International Educators Program (IEP)
International Educators Program is a new program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and is administered by IREX (the International Research & Exchanges Board), a Washington, DC based nonprofit organization. IEP will provide 56 teachers from the Near East, South Asia, and Southeast Asia with unique opportunities to develop expertise in their subject areas, enhance their teaching skills and increase their knowledge about the United States. The program will consist of a semester-long academic program at a U.S. university, including coursework and intensive training in teaching methodologies, curriculum writing, teaching strategies for their home environment, educational leadership, as well as the use of computers for Internet, word processing and as tools for teaching. The semester-long program, which will commence in January 2007 and conclude in June 2007, will also include an 8-week internship at a secondary school to engage participants actively with the American teachers and students. Trips to U.S. cultural sites and academic support will be provided for participants throughout the program.
The fellowship provides J-1 visa support, round-trip airfare from the participants home city to and within the U.S., academic program fees, accident and sickness insurance, housing (generally shared with other program participants), daily allowance for meals and incidentals, transportation allowance for travel to school internship (if necessary), one laptop computer; and a book/ professional development allowance.
Applications for the International Educators Program can be obtained and submitted by contacting: Fulbright Commission, c/o AMINEF, Balai Pustaka Building, 6th floor, Jl. Gunung Sahari Raya, No. 4, Jakarta 10720; tel: 021-345-2016; email: piet@.... Applications are also available on-line at www.irex.org. The deadline for the application will be June 2, 2006. See application for eligibility requirements.