Child Family Health International has been impacting the perspective and Global Health expertise of trainees and young professionals for over 25 years. In alignment with our commitment to delivering the best global health programs, we are excited to present the CFHI Susan Hershey Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship commemorates the life of Susan Hershey who loved Mexico – especially its people, culture, and landscapes. Through the scholarship, Susan’s love of Mexico will be carried on by students, young professionals, and the leaders of tomorrow who will develop a deep understanding of Mexico through a cross-cultural experience focusing on innovations in health and wellness.

Eligibility: Any current student enrolled in an undergraduate, post-bacc, graduate or post-graduate program. Applicant must be participating in a CFHI program in Oaxaca that is at least 4 weeks in duration and starts in 2024.

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: $2975 award that will go toward the program fee of a 4-week CFHI program in Oaxaca with a start date in 2024.

Deadline: November 27th, 2023