The Curtis Scholarship, conceived and funded by Global Citizen Ambassador and Pearl Jam manager Kelly Curtis through the Vitalogy Foundation, is an annual award to mentor and support Curtis Scholars. The Curtis Scholarship seeks to create, support, and equip a network of youth advocates and community leaders committed to local and global action.
Kelly Curtis said, "It’s an honor to be able to help pave the way for the next generation of activists, leaders and global citizens who are committed to making the world a better place.”
2017 Curtis Scholars
The 2017 Curtis Scholarship is a year long mentorship program to support youth leaders who embody the values of global citizenship. Curtis Scholars will be invited to join an a 10 day experiential learning trip through South Africa and the Global Citizen Festival in NYC.Joined by members of the Global Citizen staff, the Curtis Scholars will tour through South Africa experiencing cultural sites and development programs focused on poverty alleviation and Global Citizen's issue areas. Our mission is to empower people of color and underrepresented minorities through mentorship and travel; and to foster cultural awareness and global citizenship.
The Curtis Scholarship
The Curtis Scholarship seeks to create, support, and equip a network of youth advocates and community leaders committed to local and global action.