The Alamo Global Challenge

Become a global citizen

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Internationalization that is globally and locally inclusive

What is the Alamo Global Challenge?

The Alamo Global Learner Challenge is a contest where winners can earn a 4-day trip to Washington, D.C., in May of 2023 while increasing their global awareness and embracing DEI values. Expenses covered include airfare, local transportation, accommodations, visits, and some meals.

Who can participate?

The Alamo Global Challenge is open to all currently enrolled Alamo Colleges District students.

*Please note that Challenge dates will interfere with Maymester and Summer I.

Contest dates

Deadline to submit application: March 10, 2023

Competition results: April 4, 2023

Trip: May 19-21, 2023

Prizes

Six winners One winner per college (five winners) One outstanding winner from any college to the best submission.

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Video Submission
  • Eligibility: This contest is open to all currently enrolled Alamo Colleges District students.
  • Theme: Talk about an experience that helped you understand the interconnectedness of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with a global mindset.
  • Video Requirements:
    • Videos length must be between 2 to 4 minutes.
    • Videos must be original and not have been previously submitted in other contests.
    • Videos must be upload on YouTube
Essay Submission
  • Eligibility: This contest is open to all full-time, currently enrolled Alamo Colleges District students.
  • Theme: Talk about an experience that helped you understand the interconnectedness of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with a global mindset.
  • Essay Requirements:
    • Essays length must be between 250-500 words.
    • Essays must be original and have not been previously submitted in other contests.
    • Essays must be typed in 12-point font and double-spaced.

 

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