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For Students

Georgetown students are encouraged to participate in the institute’s activities through events and select academic global health programs. The institute collaborates with faculty leaders; university administrators; and programs, research centers, and institutes across Georgetown’s schools to engage students in global health-related activities.

Student Fellows Program

Student Fellows Program

Undergraduate and graduate students can work with faculty on research projects, participate in global health-related events, and network with one another and scholars in the global health field.

Students interested in global health

Jobs and Opportunities

If you’re a Georgetown student interested in learning more about global health and exploring careers in the field, check out the programs and opportunities.

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Maeve McKean Global Health Award

The undergraduate McKean fellow spends their junior year on campus working to advance a faculty member’s research and is awarded $6,500 to conduct their own research the summer before their senior year.

Apply for the 2024-2025 Maeve McKean Global Health Award

The Global Health Institute and the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service are now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 Maeve McKean Global Health Award. ​Georgetown University rising juniors (current sophomores) are eligible to apply. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, June 14, 2024.​

Featured News

Bryce Robinson

In this interview, Bryce Robinson (L'24), a spring 2024 GHI student fellow, discusses his recent graduation from the LL.M. program at Georgetown Law and shares his experience researching notifiable disease laws with his GHI faculty mentor, former assistant research professor Colin Carlson.

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An award-winning policy proposal from Georgetown School of Medicine students explores the role of barbershops to help reduce health disparities in Washington, D.C. and connect at-risk patients with care.

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Calling all students from diverse disciplines—computer science, medicine, business, design, and data science—to participate in H2AI from April 12-14, 2024. Learn about AI and medicine, connect with industry experts, and collaborate with each other.

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