Competitions are held annually.
The FY 2021 program competition (for summer 2021 seminars) is NOW CLOSED.
FY 2022 program details (for summer 2022 seminars) will be announced in fall/winter 2021.
Federal Register Notice
This program does not post competition information in the Federal Register. If you would like to receive information and updates on this program, please subscribe to the IFLE listserv.
Applications for the FY 2021 seminars abroad in Iceland, Morocco, and Mexico are no longer being accepted.
Details about the next application (for summer 2022 seminars) will be announced in fall/winter 2021. If you would like to receive information and updates on the next competition, please subscribe to receive the IFLE newsletter.
For reference only:
FY 2021 Seminars (see the FY 2021 Application Package for more detailed descriptions of each seminar):
- For educators, grades K-8 – Iceland (Late June 2021-July 2021) – The Land of Fire and Ice: An Exploration of a Small State in the High North
- For secondary educators, grades 9-12 – Morocco (Mid-June 2021 – July 2021) – Education in Morocco – An Evolving Landscape
- For postsecondary educators – Mexico (July 2021 – August 2021 – The Third Root – Exploring African Heritage in Mexico
FY 2021 Application Package (for reference only): MS Word (263K)
Tips and Assistance
For reference only: A pre-application webinar for the FY 2021 program is now available to stream on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/U-YcEo6dyzM