The English Language (EL) Fellow Program promotes English language learning around the world and fosters mutual understanding between the U.S. and other countries. It places talented, highly qualified U.S. educators with Master’s degrees with a focus in TEFL/TESL or Applied Linguistics in all regions of the world for 10 months. Fellows typically serve as full-time teachers of English as a foreign or second language to diverse groups, ranging from college students to professionals. Senior Fellows serve primarily as teacher trainers. Fellows receive $25,000 and Senior Fellows receive $35,000 as well as a living allowance and other benefits.