Global Citizenship Alliance - Study Abroad Program in Salzburg, Austria

FREE ONE-WEEK STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM DURING
SPRING RECESS IN SALZBURG, AUSTRIA
April 1, 2018 – April 8, 2018

Global Citizenship Alliance provides students with an intensive international experience, exploring issues of global concern and viewing these issues from different perspectives. This seminar is open to all full-time QCC students who have demonstrated academic success and leadership regardless of their financial need. 

Queensborough Community College will be giving fifteen (16) full scholarships to selected students. To be eligible all applicants must:

  • be a current, full-time matriculated student with a minimum of 12 credits or 9 credits with over 12 clinical/lab hours and a continuing QCC student for the spring 2017 semester. 

  • have a current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher with a minimum of 12 completed college credits as of September 30, 2017.  At least 12 completed college credits must have been completed at QCC.  Please submit an unofficial transcript which includes your spring 2018 registration.

  • submit two references from any of your past or current QCC professors.  Each recommender must complete a Global Citizenship Alliance Confidential Reference Form, place it in a sealed envelope, and sign the back.  Students should then pick up their sealed recommendations and submit them together with their completed applications.

  • submit an essay (one page, single-spaced, Times New Roman 12-point font) explaining how participation in Global Citizenship Alliance will advance personal, educational, and/or career goals.

  • provide a photocopy of a valid U.S. passport for U.S. citizens; valid foreign passport with permanent resident card for green card holders; valid foreign passport, I-20 and F1 visa for F1 visa international students; or foreign passport and visa for non-immigrant students. All passports must be valid until October 8, 2018 as recommended by the U.S. Dept. of State. Any student who has a pending application with USCIS for Adjustment of Status is ineligible. 

  • show leadership skills, volunteer, and/or paid work experience on or off campus.  Students can submit a resume listing all leadership activities and achievements and attach any supporting recommendations.

  • submit a completed application together with sealed reference forms, essay, transcript, evidence of leadership, and immigration documents by Friday, November 10, 2017.

Applications and reference forms are accessible online or at the Center for International Affairs, Immigration, & Study Abroad in L-431.

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