Leaders of the Free World at UD
Two interest meetings will be held the week of October 11 and will be recorded.
To learn more about the Leaders of the Free World program at UD, (including financial aid that may be available to you).
Are you a Leader of the Free World?
A Leader of the Free World
is committed to the betterment of humanity; irrespective of geography, race, religion, ability, gender, sex, identity, or orientation. Leaders strive to improve themselves, their communities, and the world.
Our mission is to develop a community of dynamic leaders who are globally minded, self-aware, and service-driven. We believe in cultivating a new generation of leaders.
The Leaders of the Free World Model works in three phases:
(After Orientation and Launch Period / February – March)
1. Pre-Departure program:
10 Sessions / May – June
Group discussions, guest speakers, lectures, and assignments.
2. International Experience in Ghana:
(2 weeks July 17-31)
Intercultural activities, service-learning. Exploring themes in Leadership through lectures, workshops, and site visits. Group reflection sessions on culture, identity, self-mastery, goal-setting and accountability.
3. Post-Trip Curriculum:
6 Sessions / August – October
Group discussions, goal-mapping, linking experience to academic goals and institutional resources.
Fellows must agree to the following:
- Commit to all three phases of the LFW Program
- Regularly meet/check-in with LFW mentor
- Attend all LFW virtual meetings.
- Participate in program fundraising initiatives.
- Obtain all necessary documents for travel
(Passport, Visa, Travel Insurance).
Students will receive guidance on procedures for travel documents.