Monday, November 30, 2015

Center for Global Health Scholar Program

The University of Virginia's Center for Global Health established the CGH- University Scholar Awards to encourage UVa students to design and conduct interdisciplinary research projects related to global health. Prospective scholars are encouraged to work with UVa faculty within established research collaborations and building on the work of previous scholars is encouraged. Program includes funding and faculty mentorship and support.

These awards are open to undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in all departments on Grounds. Students participating will be required to participate in the International Studies Office Orientation.

To apply, students must submit a completed application, budget, letter of support for the project from at least one UVa faculty mentor and the on-site/host country mentor, and interview with the selection committee, which is comprised of multi-disciplinary faculty, former scholars, and researchers.

Important dates:
Application Deadline: Friday, January 15th, 2016
Interviews: Friday, February 5th, 2016
Award Notification: Friday, February 19th, 2016

To learn more about the University of Virginia Center for Global Health, go to: