Global Opportunities- July 23, 2014
The grantee will teach courses or conduct research in any specialization or a combination of both. Specific courses to be determined in consultation between grantee and host institution.Teaching applicants should describe proposed courses. Research projects must include a detailed plan of research or collaboration with local colleagues, including resources to be employed. Time and facilities for research may be limited, due to travel and residency restrictions. Preferred fields include but are not limited to: American literature or history, American studies, business, economics, education, engineering, ethnology, gender, geography and urban studies, Islamic studies, media studies, nursing, nutrition, peace studies, political science, public health, applied statistics, information technology, engineering and/or music education.
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.
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 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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