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Astor International Travel Fellowship for New York City Teachers

How to Apply

The application period for 2017 has passed. 

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A complete application consists of two parts, a teacher application and a recommendation form. Only complete applications will be considered. Click the "apply now" link above to begin the teacher application. Upon completion, you will receive an email confirmation with a link to the recommendation form, to forward to the person submitting a recommendation on your behalf. 


In order to be eligible to apply for this opportunity, you must:

Please note: This opportunity is intended to build a community of best practices for teachers of a specific subject area each year. School staff other than full-time classroom teachers (i.e. substitute teachers, administrators, counselors, principals, etc.) are not eligible to apply. 

Admissions Procedures

All applications must be submitted online. Only complete applications (teacher form and recommendation letter) will be considered. Finalist interviews will take place in February 2017. Notifications will be emailed to all applicants in early March.

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