Global Scholars Program

Program Overview

The Global Scholars Program is designed to provide dynamic, intercultural learning experiences and an International Studies core-course curriculum to ensure its graduates are well-positioned to live, work, compete, and collaborate in an increasingly globalized world.

The program focuses on developing intercultural competency skills and a global understanding of cultural, political, and historical information. Students are encouraged to apply this knowledge to their academic and professional careers. Eligible students from all programs of study are welcome to apply.

Scholarships Available! Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2024

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Admissions to Global Scholars

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To be eligible to participate in Global Scholars program, you must meet either of the following eligibility requirements:

  • A high school GPA of a 3.25 on a 4.0 scale*
  • A college 3.0 GPA (minimum)*

Applications for admission must be submitted, received, and reviewed by the first day of classes to be considered for that given Fall or Spring semester. Allow for at least two weeks for the review process and notification. Late applications will be reviewed for admission the following semester.

*Note: Students not meeting the GPA requirement may qualify for conditional admission with a teacher, faculty, or counselor recommendation and the ability to meet the minimum GPA requirement in future semesters. Students interested in conditional admissions should complete this application and contact LSC-GlobalScholars@lonestar.edu for more information.

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Global Scholar Benefits

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Scholarship Opportunities


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Study Abroad Opportunities


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Customized Transfer and Scholarship Workshops


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IS Course-Designation on Transcripts


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Global Learning Activities and Events


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Global Studies Community


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Leaderships and International Competency Training


Get In Touch You have questions, we have answers.

Dr. Dana Van De Walker
Director, Global Scholars
LSC-Houston North/LSC-North Harris

Prof. Ava Veselis
Director, Global Scholars


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