Tisch College invites you to apply to the Clinton Global Initiative University 2020, due on 11/4/19:
“The Clinton Global Initiative University is looking for students committed to impact to join its next cohort! In addition to year-long engagement opportunities, all accepted students will be invited to CGI U’s first-ever international meeting hosted by President Bill Clinton and Chelsea Clinton at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland from April 17-19, 2020. Students will hear from topic experts, form meaningful connections with one another, and learn how to turn their entrepreneurial ideas into action.”
Tisch College will support 2-4 students who are accepted into CGIU to attend the meeting in Edinburgh, and a total of $7000 will be awarded to fund commitments.
To apply, you submit a short description of a project (existing or an idea) focused on one of these 5 areas of focus: Education; Environment and Climate Change; Poverty Alleviation; Peace and Human Rights; or Public Health.
*This year, special consideration will be given to proposals focused on Public Health and Environment and Climate Change, although all areas of focus will be considered.
Application: cgiu.org/applyFor more information, see:
2019-2020 Prospective Student Webinar page: https://drive.google.com/file/d/143o-cxejGC1PZY5XplufkLIz18e60Hd9/view?usp=sharingDraft Application page: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kfr-AE1p3jgX9880f37DzuTFOEWv8oAf6HBydEoZ1sY/edit (Note: this is a google doc that students can use in refining their application before submission)
Remember: you must submit your Commitment to Action by 11/4 to be considered.