COUNTRIES: Global
DURATION: 11/18/2015 - 04/30/2019
FUNDER: U.S. Department of State
CONTACTexchangeprograms@worldlearning.org

Global UGRAD Eligibility Check

At this time, U.S. citizens are not eligible for GLOBAL UGRAD programs. If you are a U.S. citizen, please consider applying to our other World Learning programs.

The Global UGRAD application is open November 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 at 5:00pm Eastern Time

Global UGRAD Applicant Guide

Am I eligible…?

Are you a U.S. citizen?


Are you an aspiring leader with citizenship in one of the following countries:

Algeria, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Oman, Palestinian Territories, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, and Zimbabwe.


Will you be 18 years old by August 1, 2019?


Are you a full-time, undergraduate student in your country of citizenship?


Will you have at least one semester of study remaining after May 2020?


Can you communicate in English?


Are you committed to service in your community?


If you are not a U.S. citizen and answered ‘Yes’ to the rest of these questions, Global UGRAD might be right for you! To see full program eligibility, create an account, and apply, click on the button below.