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Full-Tuition Scholarship for TEFL Certificate

What is the TEFL Certificate scholarship?

The scholarship will pay half the TEFL Certificate tuition, and the student pays the other half. Once the student completes the TEFL Certificate, completes his/her UNG degree, and signs a contract with AIEG to teach in China, the student will be reimbursed from AIEG the TEFL tuition that s/he paid.

Atlanta International Education Group provides AIEG Scholarship for TEFL Certification Fund for UNG students, through the Center of Language Education in the college of Education.

  • Atlanta International Education Group is a global consulting firm that focuses on promoting education value and global culture. AIEG is dedicated to Atlanta’s Globalization thru marketing the education sector in Georgia overseas and recruiting international students for schools.
  • AIEG is also dedicated to assisting American students study abroad and teach English in China. AIEG shares global vision with schools and is devoted to preparing future global citizens who embody gratitude, integrity and big heart.
  • Dr. Jin Jin is the founder and CEO of Atlanta International Education Group (AIEG). With a passion for building bridges, Dr. Jin has been working with many schools and universities in the U.S. She has helped to forge and strengthen international connections, globalize schools, and providing advice on international education.

How do I apply for the TEFL Certificate scholarship?

Complete the scholarship application and e-mail it to Dr. James Badger at

• The student must have at least a 3.0 G.P.A.
• Preference will be given to junior or senior UNG students who desire to teach English in AIEG partner schools in China after graduation from UNG. 

What does the scholarship cover?

Recipients of the TEFL Certificate scholarship are asked to teach in China for 10-months after completing a degree from UNG and finishing the TEFL Certificate.

  • Provide teaching abroad opportunities in China, including the following settings:
    • Preschool
    • Kindergarten
    • Primary school
    • Middle school
    • High school
    • Universities
    • Adults
  • One-of-a-kind assistance with:
    • job placement
    • teaching location
    • Chinese visa application
    • arrangement for housing and transportation
    • employment contract
    • organizing flight ticket
  • Salary: The majority of English teaching jobs in China pay a monthly salary. The salary depends on location and working time. The scholarship will include airplane ticket and medical insurance, and on-campus housing.
  • Hours: full-time teaching is generally considered to be between 12-20 teaching hours per week in China. However, this number varies according to the type of school or institute.

For more information about teaching in China, contact Dr. Jin Jin.

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