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Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program calls for applications

'We are pleased to announce that we have launched our recruitment process for the Fall 2013 Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program.  A total of 20 students will be selected from universities in Brazil, China, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, and Taiwan. We look forward to the opportunity to continue preparing our students to become more responsible and civically engaged global citizens while acquiring leadership and professional skills that will equip them to positively impact their communities.

Please find enclosed the Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program's call for applications and program brochure below. Feel free to post the information on your website and send it to your students as you consider appropriate.

1. Call for Applications
2. Program Brochure (Informational Handout)
Please note that the application process for the Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program has changed. Interested students must consult with you and fill out the Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program Application ( by April 12th, 2013. We strongly encourage you to pre-screen candidates by setting an earlier internal deadline and select a maximum of your five (5) strongest students to complete this application form.

** Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an initial interview. In order to move forward in the selection process, applicants that successfully pass the initial interview will be asked to complete the comprehensive Washington Center online application that includes the following documents: resume, copy of official transcript, 500 word writing sample, two letters of recommendation, copy of passport, and copy of official English Competency test (unless waived).'


Application Components
The application consists of the following (all documents must be provided in English):
One-page Résumé
Statement of Professional Interest
500-word Issues Essay to be used as a writing sample
Two Letters of Recommendation
Copy of Official Academic Transcript
Copy of Official English Competency Test(i.e. TOEFL)
Copy of Passport