Global Scholar prepares outstanding young leaders to be global citizens. Through seminars, field trips and simulations, participants debate the meaning of global citizenship, explore issues that define our interconnected world, and build essential skills needed to engage and lead in the future.
Global Scholar Prep is an intensive two-week academic enrichment program that offers rising high school juniors and seniors to chance to pursue college-level coursework in international affairs. Held at American University in exciting Washington, DC, the program prepares students to be successful thinkers and leaders. Now in its fifth year, Global Scholar program components include: university style curriculum; riveting discussions with policy experts and advocates leading debates on key issues; visits to embassies and Congressional offices on Capitol Hill; leadership, advocacy and policymaking skillbuilding; a campaign Idol competition; and a policy simulation. Students will make friends in an environment that fosters academic success alongside summer fun! More information on Global Scholar.