Monday, December 07, 2015

Apply to 2016 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI)

The American Political Science Association (APSA) is accepting applications for the 2016 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI). The deadline is January 15, 2016. The RBSI is an annual, intensive five-week program held at Duke University that is designed to introduce students to the world of doctoral study in political science. Students must be juniors; for additional information on eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit

Friday, December 04, 2015

US Teaching Assistantship Austria 2016-17 - application deadline January 15, 2016

Since 1962, the US Teaching Assistantship Program in Austria has provided US college and university graduates with opportunities to work at secondary schools throughout Austria as teaching assistants.

You can find more information about the program, including how to apply, on our new website Only online applications will be accepted. Please note that the application deadline for the program year 2016-17 is January 15, 2016.

The following link directs you to our website, where you can find the program description and download an informative flyer about the program for 2016-17:

The flyer can then which can be posted or distributed to interested students, either electronically or in paper copy.

US teaching assistants not only enhance the instruction of English as native speakers; they are also important resources for first-hand information about the United States and the "American way of life." The Austrian Federal Ministry of Education and Women’s affairs (BMBF) finances this program, which is administered by the Austrian-American Educational Commission (Fulbright Commission). While the participants in this program contribute to the Fulbright goal of promoting mutual understanding, this is not a Fulbright grant program. For information on the Fulbright student program in Austria, please consult the Institute for International Education at or the website of the Austrian-American Educational Commission at