Atlas Service Corps Scholarships

Atlas Corps is an overseas fellowship for US & Colombia together, we work with governmental agencies in Colombia and other countries, including nationwide Ministries of Education, public schools, and local vocational training programs.

Atlas Service Corps Scholarships Eligibility

Atlas Corps Fellowship ( USA )

  • Two or more years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • English proficiency ( oral, writing, reading )
  • Age 35 or younger
  • Apply to serve in a country other than where you are from ( U.S. citizens are not eligible for the U.S. Fellowship – check out our Fellowship in Colombia! )
  • Commitment to return to your home country after the 12-18 month Fellowship
  • Commitment to living on a basic stipend that only covers food, shared housing, and local transportation.

Atlas Corps Fellowship Colombia

  • At least ONE year of teaching experience and/or TEFL certificate
  • HIGH level of FLEXIBILITY and adaptability
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Clean Background Check
  • Age range of applicants is 21 to 50
  • English language skills, at native proficiency of C2 level equivalent.
    • We require English level proof for non-native speaker in the form of test results from either Cambridge, IELTS, or TOEFL.
    • Below are the qualifying scores:
      • Cambridge: C2
      • TOEFL: 96+
      • IELTSL 7.5+
  • Spanish language skills, at basic level or higher ( we encourage all levels of Spanish to apply ) Interest and enthusiasm for serving in an educational environment.

Atlas Service Corps Scholarships Application form

Atlas Corps Fellowship (USA)

Online Application – Part 1 : You will need to create a login and you can save your responses so you can return to the application at any time. In Part 1 of the application (known as the “short form”), you provide contact information and complete the initial eligibility test, and if you pass the eligibility test, you’ll complete additional background questions and one short essay.

Online Application – Part 2 (by invitation only) : Atlas Corps will review Part 1 applications and invite eligible candidates to complete Part 2 of the application (known as the “long form”), which includes additional questions about your skills and interests and several short essay questions. You will also be required to submit contact information for at least two references who know you in a professional capacity and will write a letter of recommendation about your skills and experiences as well as your potential for success as an Atlas Corps Fellow. You will need to send your requests for letter of recommendation directly through the application system. Your recommenders will receive an email that asks for a recommendation. More detailed instructions can be found in the online application form.

Atlas Corps Fellowship Colombia

  • Online Application: You will need to create a login, and you can save your responses so you can return to the application at any time. The application consists of background information, a personal biography, and a transcript or certificate. Again, this application allows you to be considered for any of our opportunities in Latin America, and you’ll be able to indicate your preference on the form.
  • Review Process: Applications will be reviewed by the Atlas Corps Selection Board. Atlas Corps and our partners in Colombia will both conduct Skype interviews. Our partners will then make their final recommendations to Atlas Corps, and Atlas Corps will notify the selected candidates.
  • Pre-Arrival Process: After being selected and confirming their spot, candidates will receive information about what other logistical documents they need to send in, as well as visa support if applicable.

Atlas Service Corps Scholarships Date

  • Atlas Corps Fellowship ( USA ) Online application form Submit : 19th June, 2017
  • Atlas Corps Fellowship Colombia Priority Deadline : 15th November, 2017

Contact Details

Washington, DC Office
Atlas Corps
641 S Street NW Suite 202
Washington, DC 20001
Phone No : 202-391-0694
Email Id : info@atlascorps.org
Website : http://www.atlascorps.org/

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