Eligibility for program participation:

  • Currently enrolled University of Michigan undergraduate student OR
  • Graduate students enrolled at an accredited U.S. academic institution (Masters, Health Professions, Doctoral & Postdoctoral)
  • U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or Permanent Resident
  • Minimum cumulative 2.9 GPA
  • Meet the NIH eligibility requirements:
  • Must demonstrate Spanish language proficiency (spoken, written, and reading) for Chile and Nicaragua sites
  • Please note: PhD and Postdoctoral candidates, if you are currently funded through NIH, you are ineligible to receive a stipend though MHRT. However, all other costs would be covered by the MHRT program.