Leadership Award

Leadership Award

The objective of the UFS Leadership Program is to recognize and provide financial support to young North American Muslims who are participating in a UFS global volunteer program and have demonstrated a dedication to community service. The Program awards a scholarship to  individuals who embody UFS’s mission to advance social responsibility and have demonstrated leadership in the global and / or local community.

UFS Leadership Award Application


  • Must be accepted to a UFS volunteer program;

  • Submit a separate application for the leadership award once accepted to a program;

  • Demonstrate active community service involvement and strong leadership;

  • Must not have received the award before;


  • Applicants must be accepted to a UFS volunteer program in order to be eligible to apply for the leadership award;

  • The deadline to apply is two weeks before the program deadline;

  • Applicant(s) may be interviewed by phone;

  • The value of the leadership awards may be up to $500 and will be determined based on the applicants’ qualifications and number of qualified application received;

  • Award recipients must demonstrate service excellence during the program and also fulfill program requirements (program survey, trip report, testimonial) after returning home.