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  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer, Summer I, Summer II, Summer III
  • Restrictions: USI applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 12/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Program Description:
                 Global Engagement 1

Global Engagement Scholarship
In the fall and spring semesters, the University of Southern Indiana awards a scholarship of $3,000 to help off-set the tuition, room and board fees. This scholarship, known as the Global Engagement Scholarship, is only open to outgoing applicants who study abroad through the Center for International Programs from the University of Southern Indiana. Applicants complete only with those students who submit scholarship essays. 

Award winners: If you have been chosen as the scholarship recipient, the award will be made directly to your USI Student Account, therefore reducing the amount you owe directly to the University of Southern Indiana for your participation on this study abroad program. 

Criteria used to select a Global Engagement Scholarship recipient are: 
1. Level of financial need
2. Academic merit
3. Free of all disciplinary holds
4. Scholarship essay

Global Engagement Scholarship consists of: 
1. A signed application form
2. A statement of purpose essay (1-2 pages) and a project proposal (1-2 pages)
3. Unofficial transcript
4. Recommendation from a USI faculty "sponsor," who is willing to assist/monitor project completion

Requirements for the Global Engagement Scholarship
1. Global Engagement Scholarship recipients will carry out a project during the term abroad, which focuses on a global issue/challenge in one of the following areas:
    - Public Health
    - Education
    - Poverty Reduction
    - Environment
    - Sustainability
    - Climate Change
    - Peace and Human Rights
2. Global Engagement Scholarship Recipients will also be required to participate in the Ambassador Program. See Ambassador Scholarship for participating details.