Program Requirements

The following timeline and program activities are requirements for active participation in the program.

The Global Scholars Program provides students with valuable mentorship, training, and networking support to facilitate their global learning experience over four quarters. Students who successfully complete the Global Scholars Program will receive a graduation stoll recognizing their global leadership to wear at commencement.

Autumn Quarter 2019


Apply to Global Scholars

Priority Deadline: October 15

Attend UWB Study Abroad Fair Tue, November 12th, noon-2pm
Cohort Celebration Wed, December 4th, 4 PM - 5:30 PM

Winter Quarter 2020


Apply to Study Abroad or Internship Program Winter Quarter
New Scholar Orientation January 11, 10 AM - 3 PM
Attend Study Abroad Ambassadors Panel Jan 14 or Jan 15, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (choose one)
Winter Workshop #1: Study Abroad Application January 23, 3:30 PM - 5 PM
Winter Workshop #2: Scholarship Application February 13, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Spring Quarter 2020

Tentative Date

BIS 293 Global Scholars Course begins March 30, 2020
Submit first Global Scholars blog May
Scholar Social June

Summer Quarter 2020

Tentative Date

Participate in study abroad or internship varies
Submit 3 blog posts while abroad varies
Activity for Scholarship Recipients varies

Autumn Quarter 2020

Tentative Date

BIS 393 Global Scholars Course begins September 30, 2020
Cohort Celebration December 2, 2020














All dates and requirements are subject to change.