Next Level Fellowship

The UNC Next Level Fellowship provides funding for two undergraduate students to accompany UNC Professor of Music Mark Katz as interns in La Paz, Bolivia during spring break for the Next Level hip hop diplomacy program. Through this experience, fellows … Continued

Info Session: Global Opportunities for Part-time Students

The UNC Study Abroad Office and the Center for Global Initiatives are co-hosting an information session specifically for part-time students. They will cover topics including cost and funding, short-term programs and summer opportunities (both credit and non-credit options), and the credit transfer process.

Summer Award Applications Are Live!

Applications for the Carolina Global Initiative Award, Vimy Global Team Award, Pre-Dissertation Exploration Award and Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship are live! Undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students can now apply for funding to pursue a self-designed project next … Continued

Global Education for All?

Dr. Niklaus Steiner, director of the UNC Center for Global Initiatives (CGI), and Dr. Charles Kurzman, co-director of the Center for the Study of the Middle East & Muslim Civilizations and professor sociology at UNC, recently released a report titled … Continued

Passport to Go!

Purpose Seeded by a grant from the UNC Parents Council and sustained by the Chancellor’s Global Education Fund and UNC alumni, this award provides funding for first-year or new transfer students to obtain their first U.S. passport and opportunities to learn … Continued

Carolina Global Initiative Award

Purpose The Carolina Global Initiative Award provides funding for students to complete a non-credit-bearing global opportunity in the U.S. or abroad. Supported by an endowment from the C.V. Starr Foundation, the Lori Lewis Schipper International Internship Fund, the Stephens International … Continued