University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Culture Corps

How to Apply
Information for students

Culture Corps Application Process

Culture Corps Application Process

Step 1

Attend an information session. (If you missed the info session, please proceed to step 2)

Step 2

Contact the program coordinator at to arrange a meeting. During the meeting the program coordinator will talk to you about your project ideas, the application process and program requirements

Step 3

Develop an idea for a project.

Step 4

Fill out and submit the Culture Corps application for formal review by a committee. You will be notified by email of the committee’s decision.

Step 5

Your monetary award is processed. One Stop student services will email you when your monetary award is placed into your student account.

Please note:
1. Your award will be placed into your student account, and you will have access to it there.
2. If you have an outstanding balance the money will go toward that balance.


International Students: Review our information about How to Apply or contact
UMN Faculty: Contact Thorunn Bjarnadottir, Director of Intercultural Education, at or 6-4799
UMN Staff/Departments: Contact Marina Uehara, Program Coordinator for Student Engagement, at or 4-7381