The Application Deadline for the Global Scholars is March 20th, 2013.
Global Scholars Overview: LeTourneau University is committed to being a university of global influence. In order to foster this commitment we have established the Global Scholars/Global Fellows Program. This co-curricular program, administered by the Center for Global Service Learning, consists of 1) LeTourneau University students who receive the Global Scholar designation because of their international interest, experience, and service, and 2) LeTourneau University faculty members who receive the Global Fellow distinction because of their demonstrated global experience and influence in their scholarship and service. The Global Scholars/Global Fellows Program encourages collaboration between faculty members and students that will enhance scholarship and service that impacts global communities.
Seven Aims of the Global Scholars Program:
Global Scholars will be awarded a Global Scholar scholarship beginning their first year. The scholarships will range between $1,000 and $2,500 per year, and will be awarded for the duration of their studies (up to eight semesters) as long as they remain in good standing academically and with respect to program expectations. This scholarship would be in addition to any other financial aid or institutional aid, and will be based on the applicant’s international interest, experience, global awareness, academic goals, and financial need. In order to maintain a Global Scholar designation, students agree to the following:
And fulfill at least four of the following:
Global Scholars will be recognized with this distinction with a medallion and certificate upon graduation and on their academic transcripts.
Interested in becoming a Global Scholar? Fill out an application!