10th – 13th July 2010, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Deadline: 18/04/2010

The University of Pittsburgh launched an initiative called the Hesselbein Global Academy for Student Leadership and Civic Engagemen, which aims to inspire, develop and reward accomplished student leaders to meet the challenges of tomorrow.


Fifty undergraduate students will be selected to receive advanced leadership training from mentors who are distinguished professionals in the corporate, nonprofit, military and social sectors.


  • accomplished undergraduate and graduate student leaders from college campuses across the world;
  • student applicants who have been involved in a range of campus and community programs are highly welcome.


The academy will cover for the cost of your room, board and registration, and provide $200 in travel assistance.

Application procedure

All interetested applicants should complete the online application and upload the following attachments:

1. Two letters of recommendation (one letter must be written by a senior university administrator) ;

2. Resume;

3. One-page essay (requirements noted on application) .
The application deadline is 18th April 2010.

With any further queries contact Angela Miller McGraw at angelamm@pitt. edu