Monday, November 16, 2015

Minority Health & Health Disparities International Research Training

An NIH funded intensive research training and professional development opportunity available to under-represented minority students. The 10 week program includes one week of orientation and training held in May, followed by 8 weeks of mentored international site research. The experience culminates in a week long research reflection and presentation at the University of Virginia in July.

Program includes:
  • Monthly stipend
  • See indigenous animals
  • Transportation
  • Chance to try local foods
  • Explore areas of scenic beauty
  • Housing
  • Chance to learn more about yourself
  • Exposure to local language
Important dates!
Application due date: Sunday, January 10th, 2016
Interview: Thursday, January 28th, 2016
Award Announcement: Friday, February 5th, 2016

To learn more go to
For questions, email