Hosted by Americans for Informed Democracy, Global Scholar is an intensive global leadership program for youth who are eager to build a more just and sustainable world. The 12-day program helps aspiring young global citizens build the knowledge, skills and community to get involved in the biggest challenge facing our generation today.
Program highlights include:
- Policy Seminars with experts working on key global challenges
- Social Change and Innovation Clinic which includes workshops on social entrepreneurship, policy making, persuasive writing, public speaking, facilitating groups and more. Scholars also draft a campaign or project to launch back at home.
- Global Crisis Simulation, through which Scholars put their new skills into practice.
- A Career Panel and workshops on resume writing, networking and career planning.
- Meetings with Ambassadors, policy-makers and other key figures, and visits to Senate offices on Capitol Hill.
- Exploring Washington D.C. in the summertime!
To learn more about Global Scholar and Americans for Informed Democracy, visit www.globalscholar.org.