Welcome To The

Cornelius Travelers Foundation

We provide unique opportunities for students with limited global exposure. Applicants who are selected to join our program will have access to numerous opportunities including:

CTF Focuses On

Connecting Students with the Globe

The foundation’s mission is to create a pipeline of young professionals who are dedicated to strengthening economic, security, and cultural ties between the U.S. and other countries. We offer programs in multiple locations around the world.

“The Cornelius Travelers Foundation, Inc. addresses the lack of African American student and professional engagement abroad.”

Michael C. Hayes


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Become a Part of Something Big

It only takes a minute to become involved with a community of like-minded individuals who strive to address challenges and create innovative solutions abroad.

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Learn about what’s going on, how to develop your idea, and take advantage of the chance to apply for opportunities to connect with extraordinary leaders and organizations abroad.