The Center for Global Initiatives offers an array of competitive funding for global opportunities to faculty, students and staff. We are especially interested in opening access to global opportunities for individuals, groups, units and disciplines traditionally underrepresented in such intellectual pursuits.

Undergraduate Student

Carolina Global Initiative Award Multiple Deadlines

Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Funding for students to complete a non-credit-bearing global experience in the U.S. or abroad

Class of 1938 Fellowship Deadline: January 13, 2020

Junior | Sophomore | Undergraduate Student

Funding for sophomores and juniors to complete a non-credit-bearing global experience abroad during the summer.

Critical Language Scholarship Program Deadline: November 19, 2019

Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Fully funded, intensive language study during the summer

First-Year Experience: Trinidad Deadline: October 4, 2019

First-Year Student | Undergraduate Student

Fully funded, faculty-led trip to Trinidad over Spring Break.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Deadline: September 28, 2020

Alumni | Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Allows graduating seniors, graduate students and recent graduates to study, research or teach in one of more than 140 countries

Global Take Off: Puerto Rico Deadline: August 16, 2020

First-Year Student | Undergraduate Student

Provides funding for students to participate in an interactive, five-day experience in Puerto Rico

Matching Funds Rolling Deadline

Faculty | Graduate Student | Staff | Undergraduate Student

Support globally themed projects and events on campus or in the surrounding community that deepen knowledge and understanding of our complex world.

Passport to Go! Deadline: September 30, 2020

First-Year Student | Undergraduate Student

Funding for first-year or new transfer students to obtain their first U.S. passport

UNC Medical Horizons Fellowship Deadline: November 11, 2019

Junior | Senior | Undergraduate Student

Funds one pre-medical student to participate in a three-week women's health program with UNC medical students and clinical faculty in Honduras

Staff

Matching Funds Rolling Deadline

Faculty | Graduate Student | Staff | Undergraduate Student

Support globally themed projects and events on campus or in the surrounding community that deepen knowledge and understanding of our complex world.

Graduate Student

Carolina Global Initiative Award Multiple Deadlines

Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Funding for students to complete a non-credit-bearing global experience in the U.S. or abroad

Critical Language Scholarship Program Deadline: November 19, 2019

Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Fully funded, intensive language study during the summer

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Deadline: September 28, 2020

Alumni | Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Allows graduating seniors, graduate students and recent graduates to study, research or teach in one of more than 140 countries

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Deadline: February 10, 2020

Graduate Student

Funds dissertation research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies for six or twelve months

Global Take Off: Puerto Rico Co-Leader Deadline: July 31, 2020

Doctoral | Graduate Student | Professional & Master's

Fully-funded, professional development opportunity for a current graduate student to co-lead Global Take Off: Puerto Rico

James Peacock REACH Fellowship Deadline: March 2, 2020

Graduate Student

Funding for Ph.D. students interested in exploring alternative academic (Alt-Ac) careers

Matching Funds Rolling Deadline

Faculty | Graduate Student | Staff | Undergraduate Student

Support globally themed projects and events on campus or in the surrounding community that deepen knowledge and understanding of our complex world.

Faculty

Matching Funds Rolling Deadline

Faculty | Graduate Student | Staff | Undergraduate Student

Support globally themed projects and events on campus or in the surrounding community that deepen knowledge and understanding of our complex world.

Alumni

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Deadline: September 28, 2020

Alumni | Graduate Student | Undergraduate Student

Allows graduating seniors, graduate students and recent graduates to study, research or teach in one of more than 140 countries

Upcoming Funding Related Events & Deadlines

Thu 16

Virtual Fulbright Information Session

Thursday, April 16, 2020 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm EDT
Thu 23

Virtual Fulbright Information Session

Thursday, April 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm6:30 pm EDT