Last Updated: November 23, 2012
A year outside the traditional classroom environment before college impacts your future in ways you can hardly yet imagine. Explore the possibilities that a year living and working in the developing world holds — and see if Global Citizen Year might be right for you.
Global Citizen Year is a premier global bridge year program designed to unleash the potential of the next generation of young Americans as authentic leaders and effective agents of change.
Each year, Global Citizen Year recruits and trains a diverse corps of high-potential graduating seniors and support them through a bridge year of service learning and leadership training in Africa, Latin America and Asia. Through a world-class training and individual apprenticeships, Global Citizen Year Fellows develop the skills and perspectives they need to succeed in college, careers, and a global economy.
Class of 2014: Apply by November 30, 2012!
Global Citizen Year invest in emerging leaders because we know that young people who have the opportunity to explore the world, and their role within it, approach the future with the passion and purpose they need to make an impact – on our nation and our world.
Visit the Global Citizen Year website for more information.