Due Date: February 3, 2019
Applications for the Obama Structure Scholars Program 2019-2020 at Columbia University are now open! The Obama Structure Scholars Program at Columbia University combines increasing leaders from worldwide who have actually shown a dedication to discovering options to difficulties in their neighborhoods, nations and areas.
Throughout a scholastic year, the Obama Structure Scholars will have the chance to deepen their understanding and abilities and to construct brand-new capabilities and networks that will accelerate their effect in their house nations. Scholars take part in a needed course, which will run for the length of the scholastic year, along with extra courses used by Columbia University that pertain to their particular field or values-based management, or that fill in spaces in their previous research studies. The program likewise benefits from the special chances for engagement that feature being at among the world’s crucial centers of research study and with remaining in the City of New York City.
In addition, Scholars take part in unique experiences led by the Obama Structure, consisting of robust networking, mentorship, service activities and values-based management advancement, using them an opportunity to gain from a few of the world’s most ingenious leaders and to construct connections with the Obama Structure and with Obama Structure Scholars at the University of Chicago.
Obama Structure Scholars at Columbia belong to Columbia World Projects, a brand-new effort that intends to methodically bring university research study out into the world in the type of jobs that will have a substantial and long lasting favorable influence on individuals’s lives and will assist assist the method to options to intractable issues, while furthermore enhancing research study and scholarship.
Upon conclusion of the program, Obama Structure Scholars, empowered by their experience, are anticipated to go back to the areas where they have actually been working and continue along a course of service, either through their full-time task or volunteer chances. The function of the program is to assist Obama Structure Scholars take the connections and abilities they obtain throughout the program and use them for the advantage of their neighborhoods, nations, and areas. It is our expectation that Obama Structure Scholars will stay engaged with the Obama Structure after the conclusion of the program.
About the Obama Structure Scholars Program
The Obama Structure Scholars Program looks for to support vibrant, collective, increasing leaders from worldwide in an ingenious 1 year scholastic experience.
The Obama Structure Scholars Program will provide increasing young leaders worldwide who are currently making a distinction in their neighborhoods the chance to take their work to the next level through a freshly developed curriculum that combines scholastic, skills-based, and hands-on knowing. The Scholars Program empowers people with a tested dedication to service with the tools they require to make their efforts more reliable, to determine ingenious options to complicated worldwide issues, and promote modification through values-based management.
The Obama Structure Scholars program provides increasing young leaders worldwide who are currently making a distinction in their neighborhoods the chance to take their work to the next level through a freshly developed curriculum that combines scholastic, skills-based, and hands-on knowing at the University of Chicago and Columbia University.
The program will construct long lasting relationships amongst emerging leaders who are devoted to collaborating to fix the most important difficulties of our time, developing a worldwide network that reaches throughout problems and borders. After finishing the program, Obama Structure Scholars will go back to their neighborhoods and continue the essential work they began in the program by executing their own tailored action strategy. They will likewise have a chance to contribute in the Obama Structure’s efforts to motivate, train, and link increasing leaders from around the world.
The Obama Structure Scholars Program looks for a varied associate who represent a sample of backgrounds consisting of those operating in federal government, the economic sector, and NGOs and civil society companies. Leaders might use to both the Columbia University and the University of Chicago Scholars programs.
The Columbia University Obama Structure Scholars Program looks for increasing leaders from around the who satisfy the following requirements:
- Have a tested dedication to service and management within a neighborhood, area, or nation outside the United States, paired with a shown dedication to go back to these neighborhoods following their conclusion of the Program and use their improved training, abilities, and connections on a long-lasting basis for the advantage of these neighborhoods moving forward.
- Are emerging leaders who have actually made significant contributions to their field and are now at a “tipping point” in their professions.
- Are proficient in English (spoken and composed).
- Have the capability and disposition to favorably form the future of their neighborhood.
- Have actually a shown dedication to humbleness, stability, inclusivity, stewardship, valiancy, creativity, and team effort.
For additional information, see Obama Scholars Program