Global Competency: Youth & Education

World Affairs Council of Harrisburg


Global Competency for the 21st Century

Youth Programs Include:

     Internships for High School and College Students

Global Scholar Certificate 


Academic WorldQuest 

Teaching Peace Program

International Poetry & Storytelling Competition

We invite all interested educational institutions, enthusiastic teachers and world-curious students to join us in building a globally literate society.


2017 High School & College Interns

2017 Summer College Interns


2017 Summer Interns at State Capitol with Gov. Wolf

2018 International Poetry & Storytelling Festival

See Video Produced by our 2017 Summer Interns:

Cumberland Valley Wins First Place in 2018 Academic WorldQuest Competition!

Cedar Cliff Students Take Second Place in 2018 AWQ!

Students from Cumberland Valley Win 2018 Academic WorldQuest Competition!

Students from the Milton Hershey School take 3rd Place!

2018 Academic WorldQuest competition at Elizabethtown College