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Framework Program for Global Health



Travel Opportunities

International 3 Credit Elective Travel/Study Courses

The Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS) offers various overseas short-term undergraduate and graduate 3 credit elective courses throughout the year. They take place during Winter, Spring and Summer Breaks. Each one is an exciting opportunity to see and learn about another part of the world. For more information, visit the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences webpage.



Funding Opportunities


The NIH/Fogarty International Center is currently accepting applications to the International Clinical Research Fellows Program. For more information, click this link or visit the John E. Fogarty International Center website.


The CDC offers opportunities in global health field work within multiple disciplines through the Coordinating Office for Global Health (


The Frederick C. Robbins and Thomas M. and Janet S. Daniel Student Fellowships are available to third year CWRU medical students who are in good academic standing, have completed their core clerkships in Medicine, Pediatrics, and Surgery, and have passed the USMLE part I examination.  Complete and eligible applications to these fellowships but not awarded will also be considered for the CWRU SOM Travel Award.

More information about the The Frederick C. Robbins and Thomas M. and Janet S. Daniel Student Fellowships and the related application materials are available at:




Additional Fellowships and Programs


Please visit the following links for information regarding these fellowship opportunities.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Epidemiology Elective for Senior Medical and Veterinary Students

Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ) HIVCorps

Fogarty International Clinical Research Fellows Program

Medical Scholars Program from GE/NMF in 2011 | Scholarship Programs

NIH Research and Training Opportunities

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Research Fellowship for Medical Students

The Fulbright Program

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Training Fellowships for Medical Students

Sarnoff Cardiovascular Research Foundation Medical Student Research Fellowship Program