The Global Scholars Diploma (GSD) program helps prepare today’s high school students to be tomorrow’s global leaders. Global Impact STEM Academy invites students to participate in this program which bolsters an interconnected, global community. Students enrolled in this program engage in various activities, objectives, and events to foster the knowledge, skills, and mindset necessary to compete in an increasingly global workforce.

The GSD program has three tiers consisting from Level 1 to Level 3 Scholars. Before the end of the school year, students must complete requirements to advance to the next tier.

Global Scholars Activities

A Global Scholar must take ownership of their learning by completing independent activities that one chooses in addition to attending Global Scholar events.

The following topics are available for study:

  • Global Migration
  • Environmental Issues
  • Food Security
  • Human Rights
  • Global Security

Contact Dr. Jill Pfister for more information (