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Study Abroad for Teachers - TLab

How to Apply

Below you will find:  applications, scholarship information, deadlines, and a fundraising guide.

Applications for intensive programs should be emailed to or mailed to:  TLab-UK, 144 East 39th St., New York, NY 10016

Scholarships may be offered by an ESU branch in your region.

Feel free to contact us with any questions.

One-Week Programs: to register

Registration forms for "From Page to Stage" at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and "The Story and Future of English" at the University of Oxford coming soon!

Intensive Programs: to apply

  1. If you will be applying for a scholarship, complete the scholarship application first.  Review branches offering scholarships with their respective deadlines here.  You will complete the application process and will apply for the program upon receiving a scholarship.
  2. If you are not applying for a scholarship and/or are receiving funds from another source, complete the Program Application Forms found below.  Email them to by the deadlines.

Program Application Forms (click for links)

Shakespeare's Globe (3-week) (coming soon!)
University of Edinburgh (download appropriate application)
University of Oxford (3-week) (coming soon!)

Please send complete application forms by their deadlines to or mail to:  TLab-UK, ESU-English in Action, 144 East 39th St., New York, NY 10016.

Application Deadlines

Fundraising Guide

Review our Teacher Fundraising Guide to learn more about alternate funding opportunities for TLab programs. Scholarship information is available here.