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The CSPS is a university-based social enterprise committed to peace-building, inclusion, and the empowerment of underserved populations worldwide.

Whether it is in a classroom, locker room, or boardroom, our mission at the center remains the same. We leverage the power of sport and education to help global leaders address socio-political challenges and directly impact their communities through sports. Join us on our journey to change the world through sport!

Leaders from the Global Sports Mentoring Program

Global Sports Mentoring Program wins the 2018 Stuart Scott ENSPIRE Award

The Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP), administered by CSPS for the US Department of State and espnW, has been awarded the ESPY’s 2018 Stuart Scott ENSPIRE Award.

In honor of Stuart Scott, legendary ESPN sportscaster, this award celebrates people that have taken risks and used an innovative approach to helping the disadvantaged through the power of sport. Honorees personify the ethos of fairness, ethics, respect and fellowship with others.

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