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Chancellor's Award for Global Competitiveness

These guidelines establish the regulations existing for the Troy University “Chancellor’s Award for Global Competitiveness”; established by the Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and the Troy University Foundation. The purpose of the award is to foster the international awareness and better insertion of Troy University students in the worldwide work market. The award, enabled by proceeds derived from the Troy Foundation’s Troy Car Tag program and other international travel funding, will be available in $1,250.00 increments one time per academic year to qualifying students participating in university-approved study abroad programs. The award is non-competitive and students with a 2.5+ GPA taking the applicable study abroad credit toward their degree program receive the funds.

Fund Administration:
Initial funding for the award will be provided by the Car Tag Program and the Troy University Annual Fund. This fund shall be a current award fund, contributions to which will be made absolutely to the Troy University Foundation, which is located at Troy University, Troy, Alabama and is an exempt and charitable organization as described in Section 501 ©3 and 170c2 of the Internal Revenue Code. Gifts to the Fund shall be maintained and administered by the Foundation in accordance with Foundation policies and applicable State Law.
*These funds could be subject to tax withholding.*

Award applications are now contained inside the program applications. Please choose a program to apply.