As part of the Graduate Division's effort to prepare future faculty and health science leaders, this competitive fellowship is offered to support research in the health sciences and prepare students for academic careers.
- Outstanding PhD students in the social and populational sciences who are entering years 3-5 of their program
- No citizenship requirements
- Students must be enrolled in one of the following programs: Global Health Sciences, History of Health Sciences, Medical Anthropology, Nursing, Sociology
- Two awards granted
- $37,000 stipend in the 2017-18 academic year, paid over a twelve month period (September-August)
- Resident tuition and fees
- Student will work 20 hours per week in the Graduate Division office as an administrative intern reporting to the Associate Dean of Graduate Programs or the Assistant Dean, Office of Postdoctoral Scholars
- Remainder of time is expected to be spent working on their dissertation
Each nomination requires a CV, unofficial transcript, research proposal, and statement of interest in the fellowship opportunity. Both the research proposal and interest statement should be a maximum of two pages, minimum 10 pt. font. In addition, two recommendation letters are required, one from the student's advisor and the other from the graduate program director. Letters should be no more than two pages in length, minimum 10 pt. font.
Maricianah Onono – Global Health Sciences
Rosalie Winslow – Sociology
Adeola Oni-Orisan – Medical Anthropology
Florencia Rojo – Sociology
To learn more about how this and other internal fellowships are awarded, visit the Internal Fellowships page.