HBCU Leaders in Global Health Fellowship

This scholarship is for professional development in global health through CFHI's Global Health Immersion Programs.  These are open to undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate trainees from Historically Black Colleges and Universitys (HBCUs) seeking Global Health Education opportunities. 

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

  • Current enrollment in or recently graduated (in the last 6 months) from an HBCU.
  • Acceptance in a 4+ week Global Health Immersion Program occurring during or after August 2019

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 who demonstrate financial need

  • Applicants who have had limited opportunity to travel abroad

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)

Deadline: June 1, 2019

Award Details : One student will be selected to receive a $1,500 USD award that will go toward the program fee for a 4+ week CFHI Global Health Education Program that she/he completes from August 2019 onwards

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