The applications for Global Health Corps fellowships are now accepted. The successful fellows will work on the front lines of the fight for global health at existing health organizations and government agencies. This fellow only open to those working in Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia and the United States. GHC fellows will receive interesting benefits including a monthly stipend plus other benefits. The application form must be submitted no later than 18 January 2017.
Global Health Corps provides a yearlong paid fellowship for young professionals from diverse backgrounds to work on the front lines of the fight for global health equity at existing health organizations and government agencies. Fellows are currently working in Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia and the United States. GHC supports and challenges fellows throughout their fellowship. The year begins with a 2-week Training Institute at Yale University for all fellows, followed by retreats and workshops throughout the year. In addition, fellows have access to distance learning and collaboration opportunities, an advising program, professional development funds and networking opportunities, and GHC staff site visits and check-ins.
The winners of this fellowship may expect to receive the benefits as follow: living stipends, housing, health insurance, work expenses, and all travel required for fellowship participation. Fellows are also eligible to receive up to $600 in professional development funds. In addition to covering these expenses, all fellows receive a completion award of $1500 at the end of the fellowship. (Note: The completion award and professional development fund may be disbursed in USD or local currency.)
Level and Area of Studies
Non – degree program in health field.
Place of Study
The program can be taken in Burundi, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, United States and Zambia
Eligibility and Criteria
The applicants are expected to meet the criteria as follow:
- Be 30 or under by 25 June 2017
- Have an undergraduate university degree by 25 June 2017
- Be proficient in English
International students are welcome to apply this fellowship.
To apply this scholarship, you must access the online application form at the application link below.
January 18, 2017.