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Apply for SCI Designation

Almost any course or co-curricular experience can be modified to to meet the requirements for Scholar-Citizen Intensive designation.  The information on this page will guide you through the application process for academic and co-curricular learning experiences.

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The first time an academic or co-curricular learning experience is offered as a Scholar-Citizen intensive or "SCI" experience, the Scholar-Citizen Steering Committee must verify it meets the student learning outcomes and program criteria of the Scholar-Citizen program. An application for designation may be initiated with or without a request for funding.

For experiences that have previously been SCI designated, please complete and submit the SCI Renewal Form.Please apply at least 6 weeks before the start of the experience. Renewals are good for one year.

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DEADLINES AND NOTIFICATION TIMELINE

If you would like to offer a SCI experience in the current semester, your application must be submitted by:

  • September 15 (Fall),
  • February 16 (Spring), or
  • May 1 (Summer).

The Scholar-Citizen Steering Committee meets the first and third Monday of each month during the regular academic semester.  Notification letters are sent within 10 business days of the Steering Committee's decision, and will take the form of one of the following:

  • feedback for revision and resubmission of the application,
  • a request for additional information,
  • an award letter and contract outlining the specifics of the award and the contractural obligations of the award recipient.

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SCI DESIGNATION

SCI designation ensures:

  • Your course or program is included in the course online registration system as "SC",
  • The experience will count for students pursuing status as Scholar-Citizens or Scholar-Citizen Fellows, and
  • The event will be published on our online calendar and be included in our campus communications.

Renewal of SCI designation ensures:

  • Your course or program is included in the course online registration system  as "SC",
  • The experience will count for students pursuing distinction as as Scholar-Citizens of Scholar-Citizen Fellows, and that
  • The event will be published on our online calendar and be included in our campus communications.

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