Empowering Global Leaders

In addition to supporting enrolled UT students, the International Office broadens The University of Texas at Austin's reach and impact by collaborating with public and private partners across the world to develop short-term specialized institutes that equip participants with the tools to lead change in their own communities across the world. Explore these featured special programs and ways you can be involved.

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Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

Support young African entrepreneurs and leaders as they spur growth and prosperity, strengthen democratic governance and enhance peace and security across Africa.

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Global Professional Training - Mexico

Prepare undergraduate students for success in a global marketplace. Give them an instant professional network and practical training for living and working in Mexico and/or with business partners from Mexico.

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Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Bring Austin and Latin America closer through economic innovation while giving Latin American entrepreneurs and civil society leaders tools to tackle social and economic development in their communities.