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Student Fellows Program

The Georgetown Global Health Initiative student fellows program is an opportunity for talented undergraduate and graduate students to work with faculty on research projects, to participate in global health-related events, and to network with one another and scholars in the global health field. Questions may be directed to globalhealth@georgetown.edu.

Eligibility

‚ÄčAll full-time Georgetown undergraduate and graduate students, across schools, are eligible to apply for the spring 2022 cycle.

Spring 2022 Research Projects

Review the list of available mentors, projects, and individual project requirements to identify which projects fit your interests and skills.

Process for Spring 2022 Student Fellowship

The application period for Spring 2022 is now closed.   

Decision Criteria

A faculty committee will select fellows based on:

  • Demonstrated interest in and knowledge of global health
  • Relevant work experience
  • Analytical and writing skills
  • Fit with faculty research projects

Duties

Fellows will work between five to ten hours each week, advancing a research project (under the mentorship of a faculty mentor).

As a fellow you will be required to:

  • Work with your faculty mentor on research tasks; and
  • Meet as a group every month for a discussion with one or more faculty members on a topic of mutual interest.

Compensation

Undergraduate students will receive $16.00/hour and graduate students will receive $19.89/hour.