Funding and Careers

  • For Masters Students: The Office of Global Public Health (OGPH) call for proposals for SPH masters students interested in completing their summer internship in a global context is open. Final applications are due February 14. For structured NGO internships that notify AFTER the February 14 deadline, see our NGO Internship Funding page. For questions, please contact sphglobalhealth@umich.edu

  • For Doctoral Students: OGPH provides awards to SPH doctoral students seeking to conduct dissertation research relevant to the health needs of low and middle-income countries. The call for applications is usually in February or March. For questions, please contact sphglobalhealth@umich.edu.
  • NEW! Graduate Student Conference Funding: The OGPH awards modest travel grants to Masters and PhD students who have been invited to present at international conferences based on research funded by the Office of Global Public Health if no other source is available. Awarded on a rolling basis until available funds are expended, students can request up to $600 for international conferences in the U.S. and $1,000 for international conferences overseas. View the graduate student conference funding announcement. For questions, please contact sphglobalhealth@umich.edu.

 

Office Program  Deadline
SPH Office of Global Public Health Internship Funding February 14, 2020
SPH Office of Global Public Health Pre-Dissertation Travel Awards April 17, 2020
SPH Office of Global Public Health NGO Internship Funding February 14, 2020
SPH Office of Global Public Health Leonard and Marjorie Tappe Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Award Pending availability of funds
SPH Office for Student Engagement and Practice Various – view full list Various
UM Center for the Education of Women+ Riecker Graduate Student Research Fund opens December 2019
SPH Office of Global Public Health Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) November 15, 2019
UM International Center Various - view full list Various
UM International Institute Various - view full list February
UM International Institute Centers Various - view full list Various
UM Rackham Graduate School Various - view full list Various
UM William Davidson Institute Global Impact Summer Internships – Student Initiated Mid-February
UM William Davidson Institute Partnership Internships Mid -ebruary
MLibrary Various - view full list Various

 

Careers

Links to non-governmental organizations that do global health work. Many post jobs, internships, and fellowship opportunities on their websites.

Funding for Faculty

  • For Faculty Researchers/Practitioners: There are many grant opportunities from NIH, USAID and other funders, as well as news around the development world related to global health and development. Faculty funding opportunities from the Office of Global Public Health are posted in the faculty resources section.