On May 17, 2019, MES Inc. was proud to be a supporter of the Columbus Council on World Affairs’ (CCWA) 2019 International Awards Ceremony. More than 600 business, civic, and academic leaders gathered together to celebrate outstanding contributions to global education and understanding. In addition to celebrating honorees, the ceremony serves as a fundraiser to support educational programs, including Global Scholars Diploma.
The Global Scholars Diploma program empowers future generations of global citizens through experiential learning. As a Globally minded community leader, MES contributes to the Global Scholars Diploma program. MES would like to congratulate 21 Global Scholars graduate – a big thank you for presenting some amazing projects and sharing your inspiring stories.
The Council is a non-partisan, non-profit organization founded in 1975 by twelve forward-thinking individuals representing a cross-section of our community: business, academic and civic. The Council is funded entirely through contributions from individuals and corporations and does not receive any public funding. The Council’s annual budget is approximately $750,000.