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Scholarships & Awards

Global Citizenship Student Award

Congratulations to the 2022 Global Citizenship Awardees Juan Galicia-Diaz, Maya Lawnicki, and Alexander Thomas (pictured left to right).

The Global Citizenship Student Award (GCSA) is presented every April by Macalester College and the Kofi Annan Institute for Global Citizenship to the graduating seniors who best demonstrate a commitment to the ideals and practice of high academic performance, internationalism, multiculturalism, and civic engagement.

Davis Projects for Peace

Davis Projects for Peace is an initiative for all students at the Davis United World College Scholars Program partner schools to design their own grassroots projects for peace that they themselves will implement anywhere in the world. Through a nationwide competition, projects are selected for funding at $10,000 each and completed during the summer.

Action Fund

Photo showing student cooking at YouthFarm

The Action Fund supports civic engagement projects proposed and led by students in direct collaboration with local community-based organizations. The projects all have action components, fulfilling unmet needs of Twin Cities’ communities, as well as an education component that promotes reflection and sharing of lessons learned. Students may apply for up to $1,000 for their project.