Students

Overview

Calling all USF undergraduate students!

  • Do you want to study abroad?
  • Do you enjoy community service?
  • Do you want to do undergraduate research?
  • Are you studying a second language?
  • Do you hope to get a job after graduation or go to graduate school?
  • Are you interested in what's happening around the world?
  • Are you a transfer student seeking that "competitive edge?"

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you will want to learn about the USF Global Citizens Project and the opportunities available to students.

The Global Citizen Award is a fun and flexible way for USF undergraduate students to develop the qualities of a global citizen and be rewarded for their accomplishments. To earn the Global Citizen Award, you will create your own adventure that allows you to explore the global issues and regions of the world in which you are interested.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Starting Your Adventure Workshop
  • 8 Pre-Approved, On-Campus Global Events
    • 2 Globally Focused Activities:Curricular or Co-Curricular Community Service (45 hours)
    • Undergraduate Research (45 hours)
    • Internship (45 hours)
    • Study Abroad/Away Experience (1 week minimum)
    • Global Citizens Coursework (6 credit hours with a final grade of B or higher)
    • Foreign Language Coursework (6 credit hours at the intermediate level or higher, with a final grade of B or higher)
  • Meaningful Reflection Throughout

 

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

Upon completion of the Global Citizen Award, you will be receive an item of Global Citizens Project graduation regalia during the GCP Awards Ceremony, which you can wear during commencement when you graduate, not to mention that the achievement will also be noted on your official transcript.

  • Become Globally Aware

  • Diversify Your Network

  • Develop Marketable Skills

  • Make a Difference in the World

  • Study Abroad Scholarship Eligibility

  • Celebration of Leadership Award

  • Noted on Official Transcript

  • Graduation Recognition

START EARNING THE GLOBAL CITIZEN AWARD AS EARLY AS YOUR FIRST SEMESTER AT USF!