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The Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars and Fellows Program will end in 2013 and will no longer accept new applications. There are many other opportunities for students and post-doctoral scientists to engage in mentored global clinical research training:
provides supportive mentorship, research opportunities and a collaborative research environment for early stage investigators from the U.S. and low- and middle-income countries. Five Support Centers identify postdoctoral Fellows and doctoral Scholars.
The Fulbright-Fogarty Fellowships in Public Health have been established to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings. These are 9 month fellowships oriented towards doctoral students in health sciences, although eligibility is on a site-by-site basis.
The newly established Fulbright-Fogarty Post-Doctoral Research Awards in Public Health will begin this fall.
The UNC-affiliated Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ) has an internship program, termed “HIVCorps.” The HIVCorps program sponsors volunteers in HIV prevention, treatment, and research activities in Lusaka, Zambia. Expatriate volunteers – usually pre-medical / medical students, or recent MPH graduates – are paired with Zambian counterparts of similar training and experience and work under a UNC-CIDRZ faculty mentor. This is a one year commitment.
ASTMH offers a variety of fellowships.
Child Family Health International (CFHI) is the leading nongovernmental organization (NGO) placing health science students on global health education programs in ways that are socially responsible and financially just.
Based in Washington, DC, the internships are located in the Global Health Bureau of the US Agency for International Development. Graduate and undergraduate students from a variety of backgrounds are encouraged to apply.