global engineering fellows meet with students at the study abroad fair
 

Become a Global Engineering Fellow

The goal of Global Engineering Fellows is to provide an opportunity for technically grounded, globally engaged students to build on their international experiences. The Fellows program is intended to prepare participants to enter the workforce with intercultural awareness and communication skills, poising them to become global leaders. Additionally, Fellows serve the College of Engineering by generating interest in global opportunities and helping to create meaningful connections between the College’s international and domestic students. 

 

If you are accepted into the program, you will;

Enroll in a 2-credit Global Engineering Fellows course (ENGR 297) Fall 2022 where you’ll,

  • Reflect and build upon intercultural learning experiences and consider ways to apply knowledge, skills, and perspectives
  • Assess your own cultural lens and interpret how it influences your worldview
  • Deliver a compelling (clearly argued, articulated, inspiring, and well-prepared) presentation about how international experiences are relevant and beneficial to becoming a successful engineer
  • Learn how to serve as a peer advisor to support students considering international opportunities
  • Participate in a leadership retreat with other aspiring Global Fellows
  • Earn a Global Engineering Fellows micro-credential

 

Spring 2023, you will begin service as a Global Engineering Fellow!

  • Serve the college of engineering with events and peer advising 
  • Access networking opportunities and continue your global professional development
  • Earn a scholarship!

*If you meet the program requirements and successfully complete the Fall 2022 Fellows course

 

Applications are now open for the Global Engineering Fellows program

Apply for the Global Engineering Fellows program by June 13.

 
 

About

The mission of Global Engineering Engagement is to create an environment that embraces the values of international education, where access to global exposure and opportunities to develop cross-cultural competence is pervasive. We believe that it is within our reach to ensure that all engineering students can become internationally engaged.

Global Engineering Engagement

College of Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

208 Hammond Building

University Park, PA 16802