Ends in 5 days, 18 hours

Submission Deadline: March 25, 2018 11:59 p.m., EST


In conjunction with the Notre Dame Forum: Going Global, Notre Dame International is pleased to announce the first essay contest on global citizenship. We invite all Notre Dame students to write a brief essay addressing what it means to be a global citizen, what the challenges and rewards are, and how you have used or will use your Notre Dame education to become a global citizen.  


This contest is open to all currently enrolled Notre Dame students.

Essay Guidelines

  • Length: 750 -- 1,000 words
  • Entries must be original, unpublished work written by the contestant. All quotations or uncommon facts should be appropriately cited.
  • Decisions of the judges are final.

Any and all submissions to this essay contest may be used at the discretion of Notre Dame for promotional purposes.


4 Winners

Essays will be judged by ND Faculty and Administrators. 

Winners will be recognized during the April 12th Global Forum event featuring special guest Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, and invited to participate in the discussion panel. Winners will also be invited to the VIP dinner with Dr. Yunus and presented with one of his books.

For questions regarding the essay contest, please email ndintl@nd.edu

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