Global Scholars Program


GSP Graduates Fall 2021The Global Scholars Program (GSP) is an academic honor earned by completing courses with strong international content and engaging in activities that broaden your understanding of international peoples, places and cultures.

It demonstrates your commitment to a worldview that is global and multi-cultural while also giving you the opportunity to demonstrate skills that are in demand in the modern workplace.


  1. Complete 4 internationally focused courses.
  2. Complete 70 international activity points by participating in various international events, lectures, study abroad programs, virtual exchanges, volunteering, and more.
  3. Create an ePortfolio to showcase your global competence and international experiences.


  1. Build global competency and become more culturally aware.
  2. Develop key skills like cross-cultural communication, adaptability, critical thinking, and decision-making to prepare to enter the global workforce.
  3. Get a head start on the University of Florida’s International Scholars Program.
  4. Upon completing all program requirements, students will be awarded a medallion and certificate.


This program is self-guided and free to participate in. As a student, you may have already met some requirements - you will be able to track your progress in the GSP Canvas course as you complete them. You can also take advantage of many great resources to help you along the way.

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For information on how to apply for the Global Scholars Program, please contact the Coordinator of International Education.