IUB 21st Century Scholars have access to special resources and support provided through the IU OVPDEMA Overseas Studies & Scholarship Program. The program was established to provide study abroad opportunities and provide experiences that allow students to explore new cultures, gain insight into the global community, and make memories to last a lifetime. This experience is also valued by future employers. See how you can highlight this experience on your resume here.
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The IU 21st Century Scholars Program provides a four-year, full-tuition scholarship for qualified Indiana residents, as well as academic tutoring, mentoring, and financial aid and career workshops to help Scholars with their academic pursuits.
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Student organizations are a great place for IU 21st Century Scholars to get involved on campus and connect with other students! With 700-plus student organizations on the Bloomington campus, you will have plenty of opportunities to find groups who share your passions and interests.
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As a student at IU Bloomington, you are now part of a richly diverse community. You’ll not only find the support and resources to help with your academic success but also access to unique cultural opportunities and experiences that help you grow personally and professionally. For instance, IUB is home to the IU African American Arts Institute (AAAI)—the only institute of its kind in the nation. The Institute and each of our cultural centers offer many resources, including social and educational programs designed to reflect the heritage, history, and culture of our many student populations.
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