How to apply.

Global Outreach - Global Citizen

What are the application requirements?

Any student enrolled at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz or any of our partner universities in Scotland is eligible for application. Studying to become a teacher is not a precondition for participation in the GO programme.

Selection criteria

  • Letter of Motivation
  • CV: Social commitment / Non-academic Skills / Volunteering Experience
  • Academic Achievement: Average mark (at present) / Number of semesters standing
  • Linguistic skills


What is the application procedure?

Each applicant must submit

  • An English language CV (for an example see,
  • A letter of motivation in English, with an especial focus on social commitment (e.g. social work, voluntary service, honorary positions etc.),
  • An overview of grades
  • A profile page
  • An info line,
  • An application photo.

The application documents have to be both uploaded in the Moodle course 2022 Scotland Calling ...       and sent to under the following titles:  

  • CV in English (MS Word file), named: A1_CV_Nachname_Vorname
  • Letter of Motivation in English (MS Word file), named: A2_Letter_of_Motivation_Nachname_Vorname
  • Leistungsübersicht JOGU-StINe (screenshot in PDF), named: A3_Leistungsübersicht_Nachname_Vorname
  • Profile in English (MS Word file), named: A4_Profile_Nachname_Vorname
  • Infozeile (MS Word file), named: A5_Infozeile_Nachname_Vorname
  • Foto (JPG), named: A6_Photo_Nachname_Vorname


The deadline for application is 16 December 2021, 12:00 a.m.!