Apply for Sponsored Trip to South Africa

The Office of University Diversity and Inclusion (OUDI) is sponsoring five students to attend the Alternative Breaks Global Service Trip to South Africa. Although there are several alternative break locations, we are only sponsoring students for the South Africa trip being held from June 16-30, 2019. OUDI will be covering the cost of the trip which includes the following expenses: $250 Cal Poly International Center fee, food, housing, transportation, trip orientation, and insurance.   Please note that the application link below is for our application.  The Alternative Breaks Service Trips website has a separate application that will also need to be completed.  If you want to be considered for OUDI funding, you must submit the our application from our link.

To be considered by the selection committee, you must:

  • Be in good academic standing with the university (minimum 2.0 GPA and, no registration, academic, or administration probation holds)
  • Attend one of the REQUIRED information sessions (Dates are provided in our application)
  • Demonstrate underrepresented status and/or high financial need
  • Submit our application

Link to OUDI application:

* Applications due no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019 *

For more information on the Alternative Break program, please visit: