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Teaching Assistant Program in France

Goes By: TAPIF
Fellowship Website

Offers teaching contracts for 7 months throughout France to teach English at the elementary or secondary level.

A joint initiative of the French Ministry of Education, the Centre international d'études pédagogiques (CIEP) and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy. The program's goal is to strengthen English-language instruction in French schools by establishing a native speaker presence, while also providing American Francophiles with excellent teaching experience and first-hand knowledge of French language and culture.

Proficiency in French is required, and applicants must be between the ages of 20 and 30.

Award Value

Monthly stipend of approximately 800 Euro per month, and health insurance.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Alumni/Non-enrolled
Academic Areas:
Areas of Interest: Teaching, Study Abroad
Language Funding No
Location Abroad

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


TAPIF Electronic Deadline
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Last updated: June 11, 2020

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