Global South Leaders in Global Health Fellowship

This scholarship is for professional development in global health through CFHI's Virtual Global & Public Health Internships and Virtual Practica. It is open to student trainees and health professionals from LMIC/Global South seeking Global Health Education opportunities, South-South and intraregional engagement, and perspectives of our US-based programming.

Eligibility: To be eligible for the Global South Leaders in Global Health Fellowship position, applicants must ensure the following: 

Additional selection Criteria: Our selection committee takes many factors into consideration when choosing scholarship candidates. Scholarships are awarded to those who demonstrate a commitment to their communities and a genuine interest in global health. Preference may be given to:

  • Applicants of ethnicities underrepresented in CFHI programs

  • Applicants who demonstrate financial need

  • Applicants who have had limited opportunity to travel internationally

How to apply: Applicants will be asked to upload the following:

  1. Scholarship Essay 
  2. Letter of Recommendation (professional or academic)
  3. Personal CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Award Details: Two students will be selected to each receive a $975 award that will go toward the program fee of a 4-week CFHI Virtual Global Health Education Program taking place during or after September 2021. To review the possible virtual opportunties, please visit the webpage for CFHI Virtual Global & Public Health Internships and CFHI Virtual Global Health Practica.

Deadline Passed for 2021