Shawn Mendes Partners With Global Citizen For $250,000 Scholarship Fund

Shawn Mendes has teamed up with Global Citizen to launch a program called The Global Citizen Academy aimed specifically at teaching leadership skills to high school graduates worldwide.

The Academy will offer the Minerva Project – a virtual platform specializing in educational and innovative programs along with virtual lesson plans aimed at bolstering future leaders to help them build “powerful and practical skills for a lifetime of social impact.”

The course, which includes lectures from global leaders, runs from early September to mid-December. The deadline to apply is July 30th.