Global Opportunities, Week of January 26, 2015

International Exchange Program for Minority Students, Due January 31

The Mount Sinai International Exchange Program for Minority Students invites current undergraduate, master and doctoral degree students or recent graduates to apply for an exciting international exchange program. Interns will work on research projects under the guidance of prominent international scientists in one of six countries in Latin America, Europe or Africa. Before interns travel to their assigned countries, they receive one week of orientation at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

Study Abroad in Malawi, Africa

Faculty & Students! In summer of 2015 would you like to spend two weeks with students and faculty from Kamuzu College of Nursing, Malawi, Africa to better understand the hospital wards and community clinics in this part of the world? For more information on the course and continuing education options, please contact Dr. Walker at or 205.975.9101.

Opportunities for international work on nursing and midwifery in WHO

WHO offers opportunities for graduate students and outstanding nurse or midwife leaders to be involved in global health.

Rotary Scholars - Global Grants

Global grants can fund scholarships for graduate students planning careers in fields that support Rotary’s efforts to promote peace, fight disease, provide clean water, save mothers and children, support education, and grow local economies. Students study abroad in degree programs ranging from one to four years.

NIH Fogarty International Center

The Fogarty International Center at NIH offers a variety of funding opportunities to support the field of global health research. Fogarty also offers a variety of resources for those seeking global health research funding across NIH, and from other organizations.


The Fulbright Program 

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

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