Special Initiatives collaborates with academic units and strategic partners to develop and execute innovative programs that contribute to global learning and research opportunities.
France-UT Endowed Excellence FundThis fund supports scholarly research collaborations between UT and institutions of higher learning in France.
President's Award for Global LearningStudent and faculty teams examine real-world challenges and enact solutions in an international context.
Global Funding OpportunitiesTexas Global is pleased to provide a variety of research and teaching grants to support faculty in their international collaborations to enrich the university’s academic mission.
Global HealthA comprehensive global health program focused on education, research, and service in partnership with Dell Medical School.
Diplomacy LabFaculty and students explore research topics related to foreign policy challenges identified by the Department of State.
Fulbright-García Robles Visiting Chair ProgramTexas Global and COMEXUS have partnered to establish the Fulbright-García Robles Visiting Chair at The University of Texas at Austin. Selected scholars spend a semester on the UT Austin campus teaching, researching and networking with the university community.
Institut des Amériques FellowshipIn collaboration with Institut Français d’Amérique, UT hosts French scholars studying the Americas through three-year research fellowships.
Peace CorpsUT's dedicated Campus Recruiter guides student applicants in applying for service in the Peace Corps.
STINT Teaching Sabbatical ProgramThe Swedish Foundation Teaching Sabbatical Program brings top Swedish professors to UT to exchange best practices for engaging students in the classroom.
Special Initiatives Stories
University of Texas at Austin Global Engagement Report 2020-2022
Global Engagement and Strategy