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Institute for Global Health Post-Graduate Fellowship Application


The Institute for Global Health is pleased to offer support to postdoctoral research fellows and postdocs enrolled at Northwestern through the Post-Graduate Global Health Fellowship Program.

The program is funded by the Feinberg School of Medicine’s Global Health Initiative, which is generously supported by Northwestern Medicine Primary and Specialty Care, its patients and Feinberg’s donors.

Eligibility: Post-Graduate trainees need to be already enrolled in a current post-graduate fellowship program (any program) at Northwestern, and must have completed at least one but no more than three years of post-graduate training by the proposed start date of the funding period (July 1 through June 30). Applicants will be reviewed by a committee through a competitive application process. The fellowship awardee would maintain their primary appointment in their current division/department for the full year. Applicants should display a financial need for the salary support.

Application Materials:  To complete this application, you will need to be prepared to upload the following materials.
  • CV
  • Research statement (min 500, max 1000 words).  The statement should provide your research aims and agenda, primary mentor, career goals, and if applicable a description of proposed field work at a global site with relevant background data on the study and the host-institution.
  • Letters of Support from 1) Fellowship Director and 2) Primary mentor