Host Recruitment for Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Program 2016-2017

Hanoi, January 07, 2016 – The U.S. Mission to Vietnam announces the recruitment season for Vietnamese host institutions interested in the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Program (ETA) academic year 2016-2017.

This program invites gifted high schools, colleges and universities outside Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city throughout Vietnam to apply to host a native English language speaking teaching assistant for one academic year, from September 2016 to May 2017. The ETA program aims to support English teaching and learning at Vietnamese educational institutions. ETAs responsibilities include teaching English through listening and speaking lessons, as well as cultural exchange programs.

First launched in Vietnam in 2008, the ETA program seeks to foster English learning in Vietnam and provide a cultural exchange between Americans, Vietnamese students, and host institutions, to foster mutual understanding and cooperation. ETAs are U.S. college graduates eager to teach English overseas and serve as cultural ambassadors of the United States.

The deadline to submit application is by 5:00 pm, February 29th, 2016.

For further information and to obtain the application package, please visit our website at and contact:

Ms. Vu Thi Diu, Program Assistant
Fulbright Program in Vietnam
Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy, Hanoi
Rose Garden Tower, 170 Ngoc Khanh, Ba Dinh, Hanoi
Tel: +84-4-3850-5000 (Ext. 6033)