UK Fellows Program

The UK Fellows Program allows graduating U.Va. students the opportunity to teach and live abroad in a UK boarding school for one year. Fellows participate fully by assisting with classes, sport, and residence life. The best candidates are mature, responsible individuals who are eager to get involved. Teaching experience, formal or informal, is helpful but not required. The ability to help coach a sport, even if it’s not your greatest strength, is a plus. Students apply in February, and, if matched, will be placed in one of the following boarding schools:

2017 Information Sheet

Applications are due January 16th, 2017 at noon (see information sheet above for full details). Please submit your application materials together in one PDF by email to Ms. Edith Conti ( Letters of recommendation should come directly from the writer and should also be e-mailed to Ms. Edith Conti. Please have your letter writers include your name in the e-mail subject heading (Ex. “UK Fellow Recommendation: Cavman”). The application includes:

  1. Personal Data Form
  2. Statement of Purpose – 500 word maximum
  3. Resume/CV (no more than two pages)
  4. Unofficial Transcript
  5. 2 recommendation letters (It is recommended that together the letters comment on your ability to work with children, teenagers, and/you peers and on your academic preparation in relevant fields.)

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