Career Opportunities

Fellowships

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement (RISE) Fellowship Program is a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-funded, ten-week summer program providing educational and professional development opportunities for fellows interested in infectious diseases, public health, mental health, maternal and child health and/or health disparities research.

The overarching goal of the Ferguson RISE Fellowship is to promote diversity among future public health research leaders. Fellows work with research mentors at the CDC or Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Nursing, and Bloomberg School of Public Health or the Maryland or Baltimore City Department of Health. These locations offer Fellows laboratory, clinical, state, and community-based research experiences. Specifically, the CDC site in Atlanta offers a research externship focused on infectious diseases, prevention of injury, and other CDC research initiatives. Fellows in Baltimore work with research mentors on projects related to infectious diseases, health disparities, mental health, developmental disabilities, substance abuse, and epidemiology.

If interested, please refer here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 4 days 20 hours ago

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a competitive, two-year, paid training program for early-career public health professionals who have a recent bachelor’s or master’s degree and an interest in public service and public health. Throughout the training program, associates gain hands-on experience that will serve as a foundation for their public health careers. PHAP associates are assigned to public health agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the United States and US territories, and work alongside other professionals across a variety of public health settings.

Prospective candidates can learn more about the PHAP application process, discover benefits of the program, find answers to frequently asked questions, and read about associates’ experiences by clicking "Become an Associate" on the PHAP website and by viewing the archived ASPPH Presents webinar: Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) Program and BEST FIT Candidate Model Overview.

The 2019 PHAP candidate application period will be ONLY BE OPEN ON February 4-8; applications will be accepted via www.usajobs.gov. Those with questions about the program can contact PHAP at  phap@cdc.gov or 404-498-0030.

Note important dates on this 2019 timeline.

Deadline: February 8, 2019
Posted: 1 week 5 days ago

Public Health Institute and CDC

This is a wonderful opportunity at CDC offices in Atlanta and around the world for MPH and PhD graduates! The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) is partnering with the Public Health Institute to run the PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program. This is a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded program that supports promising emerging global health professionals to develop the technical skills needed to respond to today’s public health challenges. Fellows have the exciting opportunity to work with leading CDC experts and contribute to public health projects around the world. Fellows are placed in Atlanta and in CDC offices abroad where they will work on the front lines of global health and hone their professional skill.

Fellowships are yearlong placements within CDC offices working across six technical tracks: epidemiology, HIV prevention, monitoring and evaluation (M&E), strategic information, program management, and surveillance. For a detailed description of what the fellowship placements entail, including overview, stipends, professional development activities, and more, please click here.

You may learn more about the program here or contact Marissa Thomas Chan, CUGH University Liaison Officer, at mthomaschan@cugh.org.

Interested applicants may refer here for the application.

Deadline: January 25, 2019
Posted: 1 week 6 days ago

Jobs

The Massachusetts Community Justice Project

This project works with communities statewide to promote recovery for people with behavioral health needs, enhance public safety, and support quality of life for all. The Administrative Coordinator I will work closely with the Coordinator of the Massachusetts Community Justice Project (MCJP), an initiative of the Executive Office of the Trial Court. The Administrative Coordinator will support the mission of the Project through high-level administrative and program support that includes meeting and event coordination, communication with Project partners, conducting research and evaluation support and related work as assigned. Employees are expected to coordinate all activities of programs, to assist in the development of new programs, and to train for the next higher level.

The position will be based in Greenfield, MA.

For qualifications and to apply, interested applicants may refer here.

Deadline: January 24, 2019
Posted: 5 days 23 hours ago

Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations (MACDC)

The Program Manager for Health Equity is a new position at MACDC. The position is aligned with one of the core priorities included in our recently adopted five year strategic plan. Our objective is to reduce health disparities based on race, ethnicity, geography and economic status by addressing the social determinants of health. This person will have a significant opportunity to define and shape this new program. We are looking for an entrepreneurial and creative leader who can drive convergence between community development and community health.

MACDC is interested in receiving applications from both emerging leaders who are still early in their career as well as seasoned professionals with a decade or more of experience. While the specific job duties and compensation will vary depending upon the specific experience of the successful candidate, the critical factors in the hiring decision will be a demonstrated commitment to our mission, a passion for working on health equity, the ability to drive the work forward through collaborative leadership, a comfort level with the policy, program administration and capacity building aspects of the job, creativity and a sense of humor.

To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to Joseph Kriesberg at joek@macdc.org.

For more information on this position, please refer here.

Deadline: February 22, 2019
Posted: 1 month 1 day ago

The Southwest Region Planning Commission (SWRPC)

We are looking for candidates for a position to assist with population and public health planning activities. We are a regional planning agency located in Keene, NH and serving 33 municipalities. Our public health planning work is in collaboration with regional hospitals, human/social service organizations, the Public Health Advisory Council, and others. Current projects are supported by a range of sources including the federal Center for Disease Control, Cheshire Medical Center, NH Department of Health and Human Services, the Tufts Health Plan Foundation, Federal Highway Administration, and the County of Cheshire.

Duties will focus on a range of projects comprising the agency work program including the areas of transportation, economic development, energy, and public health planning. SWRPC utilizes a professional approach in serving member municipalities, encourages coordination and collaboration among a range of stakeholders, and its work is grounded in sustainable planning principles.

Additional Qualities: Basic understanding of general planning principles and practices, research and analytical skills, ability to multi-task, familiarity with common office computer applications, well organized, writing and presentation skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to follow instructions and meet deadlines. Experience with GIS a plus. Must have a valid driver’s licenseand be able to attend evening meetings.

Refer here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

The Southwest Region Planning Commission (SWRPC)

We are looking for candidates for a position to assist with population and public health planning activities. We are a regional planning agency located in Keene, NH and serving 33 municipalities. Our public health planning work is in collaboration with regional hospitals, human/social service organizations, the Public Health Advisory Council, and others. Current projects are supported by a range of sources including the federal Center for Disease Control, Cheshire Medical Center, NH Department of Health and Human Services, the Tufts Health Plan Foundation, Federal Highway Administration, and the County of Cheshire.

Duties will focus on a range of projects comprising the agency work program including the areas of transportation, economic development, energy, and public health planning. SWRPC utilizes a professional approach in serving member municipalities, encourages coordination and collaboration among a range of stakeholders, and its work is grounded in sustainable planning principles.

Additional Qualities: Good understanding of general planning principles and practices, research and analytical skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task, familiarity with common office computer applications, well organized, excellent writing and presentation skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to work both independently and in a team environment. Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to attend evening meetings.

Refer here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights (CPHHR)

The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights seeks health equity for justice involved populations, working to change policy and practice through education, advocacy, research, and the development of strategic solutions.

The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights (CPHHR) is seeking a driven, inspired, and energetic change leader. Together, with a small, strong and committed staff, we envision a leader who can execute on an ambitious strategic plan to move our work to the next level. With over 13 years of growth, CPHHR desires a leader who is acutely aware of the changing shape of the prison and criminal justice reform movements and understands how the fight for health equity for justice-involved individuals is at the fore of those efforts.

We are interested in a leader who can build and steward an excellent policy and advocacy leadership team to dramatically expand our impact years and become a leading authority in the field. The ideal candidate is committed to CPHHR’s mission, is flexible and effective in a fast-paced environment and possesses a great sense of humor. With our bold and ambitious goals, the right candidate can have a significant impact on redefining justice in America.

Interested applicants may refer here for qualifications and how to apply.

Deadline: January 28, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

University at Buffalo - School of Public Health and Health Professions

We seek three outstanding candidates for Clinical Assistant/Clinical Associate Professors (Non-tenure track) in our Undergraduate Program in Public Health to join a collaborative team of faculty who are committed to the development and implementation of our rapidly growing program. These faculty members will have a primary focus on teaching, but should also make proportionate contributions to the scholarship and service mission of the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP). They will contribute to the program with an expected teaching load of three courses (9-12 credit hours) per semester. Faculty will be assigned to a “home department” in one of SPHHP’s five academic departments, based on their area of expertise.

Area of expertise is open. Applications from faculty with expertise in environmental health, health policy, epidemiology, health services administration, and public health practice are particularly encouraged. We are committed to developing an excellent and diverse community of scholars and students engaged in education, research, and service. We encourage applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

If interested, click here to apply.

Deadline: March 24, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

University at Buffalo - School of Public Health and Health Professions

The School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) at the University at Buffalo (UB), the State University of New York (SUNY) offers a variety of part-time adjunct opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate level. Candidates should have the ability to teach a range of online and/or seated undergraduate and graduate courses in the academic disciplines associated with our academic departments and programs, including:

  • Biostatistics (Statistics, Bioinformatics)
  • Community Health and Health Behavior
  • Epidemiology and Environmental Health (Epidemiology, Environmental Health Science, Health Services Policy and Practice, Clinical Research)
  • Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (Exercise Science, Athletic Training, Nutrition, Dietetic Internship, Health and Wellness)
  • Rehabilitation Sciences (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology)
  • Public Health (undergraduate program, MPH general content)

View full job description and application here.

Deadline: February 7, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

Simmons University

The Public Health Department at Simmons College invites applications for a full-time, contract faculty position that will serve in the role of Assistant Program Director for Simmons’ Master of Public Health in Health Equity. Responsibilities will include program development and management to support the MPH Program, along with some graduate teaching responsibilities.

This position will focus on supporting MPH program functions in collaboration with the Program Director, including admissions, marketing, and student support. The position will also support the program’s accreditation process through the design and implementation of program evaluation methods and systems, development of key partnerships and initiatives, and contributions to the accreditation self-study report. The position carries a proportional teaching load of 1-3 courses per year, offset by program development and management work. Teaching will support core MPH courses, including those associated with the Health Equity Change Project, the culminating applied practice and integrative learning experience.

For qualifications and application, view here.

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

Boston Medical Center and Boston Healthnet Health Centers

Seeking highly motivated and personable Research Assistants who want to use their communications skills to help recruit and engage neighborhood communities and further enrollment interest into the All of Us Research (Precision Medicine) Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Healthnet Health Centers. Selected applicants will be assigned to conduct program activities at specific hospital or health center locations throughout the greater Boston area.

This role provides exposure to multiple aspects of a large nationwide research program. Vietnamese fluency required.

Interested applicants may contact Ashley Mici at amici@bwh.harvard.edu with any questions. (Include resume if interested in the position).

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 4 days ago

Boston Medical Center and Boston Healthnet Health Centers

Seeking highly motivated and personable Research Assistants who want to use their communications skills to help recruit and engage neighborhood communities and further enrollment interest into the All of Us Research (Precision Medicine) Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Healthnet Health Centers. Selected applicants will be assigned to conduct program activities at specific hospital or health center locations throughout the greater Boston area.

As a ‘local ambassador’ for the program, the Research Assistant will engage with patient and non-patient communities to maintain a visible, educational presence and create awareness for the All of Us Research program. This role provides exposure to multiple aspects of a large nationwide research program. Spanish fluency required.

Interested applicants may contact Ashley Mici at amici@bwh.harvard.edu with any questions. (Include resume if interested in the position).

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 4 days ago

Brigham and Women's Hospital - Faulkner Hospital

We are looking for highly motivated and personable Biobank Coordinator I to recruit and enroll participants into the All of Us Research Program at Brigham and Women’s, Massachusetts General Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Revere HealthCare Center, Brookside Health Center, Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center, and Chelsea Health Center.

Biobank Coordinator’s Level I will be responsible for recruitment (mail, phone, in-clinic) and enrollment (patient education, informed consent, phlebotomy, performing physical measurements, and taking vital signs) activities. This role provides exposure to multiple aspects of a large nationwide research program. The position requires periodic evening and weekend hours.

Interested applicants may contact Ashley Mici at amici@bwh.harvard.edu with any questions. (Include resume if interested in the position).

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 4 days ago

Brigham and Women's Hospital - Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center

We are looking for highly motivated and personable Biobank Coordinator I to recruit and enroll participants into the All of Us Research Program at Brigham and Women’s, Massachusetts General Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Revere HealthCare Center, Brookside Health Center, Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center, and Chelsea Health Center.

Biobank Coordinator’s Level I will be responsible for recruitment (mail, phone, in-clinic) and enrollment (patient education, informed consent, phlebotomy, performing physical measurements, and taking vital signs) activities. This role provides exposure to multiple aspects of a large nationwide research program. The position requires periodic evening and weekend hours.

Interested applicants may contact Ashley Mici at amici@bwh.harvard.edu with any questions. (Include resume if interested in the position).

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 4 days ago

Massachusetts General Hospital - Newton Wellesley Hospital

We are looking for highly motivated and personable Biobank Coordinator I to recruit and enroll participants into the All of Us Research Program at Brigham and Women’s, Massachusetts General Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Revere HealthCare Center, Brookside Health Center, Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center, and Chelsea Health Center.

Biobank Coordinator’s Level I will be responsible for recruitment (mail, phone, in-clinic) and enrollment (patient education, informed consent, phlebotomy, performing physical measurements, and taking vital signs) activities. This role provides exposure to multiple aspects of a large nationwide research program. The position requires periodic evening and weekend hours.

Interested applicants may contact Ashley Mici at amici@bwh.harvard.edu with any questions. (Include resume if interested in the position). 

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 4 days ago

Epic Systems

As a Project Manager on our Implementation Services (IS) team, you'll work side-by-side with our customers to install our software, help them to lead and manage change, and ultimately transform the way they provide healthcare for about 70% of Americans. Project managers develop creative strategies to achieve a common end goal while collaborating with smart and innovative colleagues from all roles. Customers will see you as the face of Epic, and you'll form long-lasting relationships with your teams. No two days are the same - you'll never stop learning and growing. You'll have the autonomy to make important decisions while receiving support and guidance along the way. You bring your intelligence, creativity and curiosity; we'll teach you the rest.

Position is based in Madison, WI.

View entire job posting and application here.

Deadline: February 22, 2019
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago

Internships

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - Division of International Health

If you are a student or recent graduate wishing to conduct mentored research abroad, our International Exchange Program may be the internship for you. Our program emphasizes collaboration, cultural and scientific exchange, diversity, and a passion for medical sciences. We select candidates from all over the United States from diverse fields.

To be eligible, you must be:

  1. A member of a health disparity population underrepresented in the fields of medicine and science as per the NIH guidelines
  2. Currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, or have graduated within 24 months of the start of the program
  3. A US citizen, permanent resident, or non-citizen national

Click here for more information and application for the internship.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 1 week 5 days ago

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH)

The mission of MDPH is to prevent illness, injury, and premature death, to assure access to high quality public health and health care services, and to promote wellness and health equity for all people in the Commonwealth. We envision a Commonwealth in which all people enjoy optimal health.

The intern will have an opportunity to engage MDPH staff, and staff at schools and programs of public health in Massachusetts. The work will include a survey of current academic partnerships efforts within MDPH to develop a directory of existing partnerships, points of contact.

Please refer here for qualifications, responsibilities, and application.

Deadline: December 31, 2019
Posted: 1 week 5 days ago

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR)

The Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones (SVCZ) internship is ideal for a student interested in a career in international law or public health. The intern will have the opportunity to research, learn and write about key areas of interest to the program, including effectiveness of standard practices for care and documentation, use of technology in human rights documentation, and strategic impact litigation. The intern will attend departmental/staff meetings, as well as attend regular learning and social events with other interns and staff from PHR to round out the learning experience and complement PHR-provided career mentoring. PHR internships are unpaid. Students may be able to arrange academic credit, and should check with their individual academic institutions for requirements.

Click here for more information on the position.

How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to resumes@phrusa.org. Include “Program on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones Intern Spring 2019” in the subject line. Please include in your cover letter the number of weekly hours you would be able to commit to the internship.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 1 month 2 weeks ago

The Institute for e-Health Policy

The Institute for e-Health Policy internship program provides leadership and professional development experiences for college students and post-baccalaureate students interested in healthcare and public policy. Working on a flexible basis, the Washington internship offers unique opportunities to gain valuable work experience and knowledge of Congress and federal and state governments. This internship program is ideal for persons interested in a career in health health care or healthcare policy or other related fields.

The summer internship takes place from June to August. Summer Internships are usually 35 hours per week and involve more extensive projects. Those eligible for the internship include: current college students, recent college graduates, and those interested in public policy, government, and healthcare technology.

Those interested in the internship should email kathie@e-healthpolicy.org by February 15th at 12:00am with their resume, statement of interest, letter of recommendation, and and current writing sample.

View more details on this internship here.

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

Manatt Health

Manatt Health is seeking highly qualified Summer Analysts to join our growing team. Our goal is to provide Summer Analysts with a comprehensive overview of what it’s like to work at Manatt Health. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a nationally recognized healthcare strategy consulting team and work with clients who are passionate about improving healthcare.

Summer Analysts will work with members of the Manatt Health team to support the development of business strategy recommendations for our clients.

Specific responsibilities include: qualitative and quantitative research on healthcare business and policy issues, presentation development and design, assistance with monitoring federal and state health policy development and other emerging healthcare trends. Summer Analysts work on a broad range of substantive issues including: payment and delivery system transformation; healthcare reform implementation; hospital, health system and academic medical center operations/strategy; strategic planning services; Medicaid policy, redesign and innovation; Medicare program elements; health IT strategy; and pharmaceutical market access, coverage and reimbursement strategies. Preferred candidates will have strong analytic skills with demonstrated ability to analyze data to generate descriptive statistics, conduct more complex analyses that address strategy and policy questions, and develop financial pro formas.

Position is based in the San Fransico office.

For more details on requirements and application, please click here.

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

Manatt Health

Manatt Health is seeking highly qualified Summer Analysts to join our growing team. Our goal is to provide Summer Analysts with a comprehensive overview of what it’s like to work at Manatt Health. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a nationally recognized healthcare strategy consulting team and work with clients who are passionate about improving healthcare.

Summer Analysts will work with members of the Manatt Health team to support the development of business strategy recommendations for our clients.

Specific responsibilities include: qualitative and quantitative research on healthcare business and policy issues, presentation development and design, assistance with monitoring federal and state health policy development and other emerging healthcare trends. Summer Analysts work on a broad range of substantive issues including: payment and delivery system transformation; healthcare reform implementation; hospital, health system and academic medical center operations/strategy; strategic planning services; Medicaid policy, redesign and innovation; Medicare program elements; health IT strategy; and pharmaceutical market access, coverage and reimbursement strategies. Preferred candidates will have strong analytic skills with demonstrated ability to analyze data to generate descriptive statistics, conduct more complex analyses that address strategy and policy questions, and develop financial pro formas.

Position is based in the New York office.

For more details on requirements and application, please click here.

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

Manatt Health

Manatt Health is seeking highly qualified Summer Analysts to join our growing team. Our goal is to provide Summer Analysts with a comprehensive overview of what it’s like to work at Manatt Health. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a nationally recognized healthcare strategy consulting team and work with clients who are passionate about improving healthcare.

Summer Analysts will work with members of the Manatt Health team to support the development of business strategy recommendations for our clients.

Specific responsibilities include: qualitative and quantitative research on healthcare business and policy issues, presentation development and design, assistance with monitoring federal and state health policy development and other emerging healthcare trends. Summer Analysts work on a broad range of substantive issues including: payment and delivery system transformation; healthcare reform implementation; hospital, health system and academic medical center operations/strategy; strategic planning services; Medicaid policy, redesign and innovation; Medicare program elements; health IT strategy; and pharmaceutical market access, coverage and reimbursement strategies. Preferred candidates will have strong analytic skills with demonstrated ability to analyze data to generate descriptive statistics, conduct more complex analyses that address strategy and policy questions, and develop financial pro formas.

Position is based in the Washington, D.C. office.

For more details on requirements and application, please click here.

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

Art & Science of Health Promotion Institute

The 29th Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference taking place April 1-5, 2019 in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is seeking student interns to work at the conference. Interns will work approximately 30 hours at a variety of duties such as assisting speakers, working at the registration desk or in the exhibit hall. Interns will receive free registration to conference program events and activities and are welcome to attend education sessions as their schedules allow.

This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a large health promotion conference and meet students from other areas of the U.S.

Click here for more information about the conference and details on how to apply.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

Scholarships

School of Public Health and Health Sciences

The Yablonski Fellowship provides support for masters level students enrolled in any of the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Environmental Health Sciences, or Health Promotion and Policy within the School of Public Health and Health Sciences. Eligible recipients must be in good academic standing; demonstrate strong leadership skills through extracurricular, athletic, community, or other volunteer commitments; and be a U.S. Citizen or eligible non-citizen, as outlined by the U.S. Department of Education. Preference will be given to the child of a firefighter, police officer or teacher. The fellowship may be awarded in consecutive years to the same student if he or she continues to meet the criteria. Applicants must write a short essay of one-thousand words explaining their commitment to community service, volunteerism, and leadership.

Supplemental questions are required for this scholarship.

Click here to apply.

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

School of Public Health and Health Sciences

Established by Robert Woolrich, ‘76G an alumnus from the School of Public Health and Health Sciences and his wife, Noeline, a registered nurse. This gift honors the memory of Mr. Woolrich’s late mother Elizabeth and pays tribute to Mr. and Mrs. Woolrich’s personal and professional interests in end-of-life care.

The purpose of the Fund will be to provide scholarships for undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the College of Nursing, who have an interest in hospice, palliative and end-of-life care. Eligible recipients will demonstrate high academic achievement, with a minimum GPA of 3.5; and demonstrate strong leadership skills through extracurricular, athletic, community, or other volunteer commitments. Applicants must also have a clean judicial record with the University.

Supplemental Questions are required for this scholarship; students interested must write a short essay describing their interest in hospice, palliative and end-of-life care.
 
Application can be found here.

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago

David A. Winston Health Policy

The David A. Winston Health Policy Scholarship program identifies and supports promising young individuals currently in master’s level degree programs who are committed to the field of health policy.  Each year up to 20 $10,000 scholarships are awarded to qualified students on the basis of their academic achievement and recommendations from faculty and colleagues. Winston Scholars also join a one-day symposium on health policy in Washington, D.C. interacting with the Winston Board, former Winston Fellows, and health policy experts.

Applicants do not have to be enrolled in a health policy exclusive program. The programs welcome applicants who have a strong interest in health policy from a range of master’s and joint degree programs (as well as doctoral programs for the Fellowship), including healthcare administration, business, law, medicine, and economics. The Winston Board appreciates that backgrounds in many academic fields are relevant and critical to advancing sound health policy in our dynamic healthcare environment.  In honoring the legacy of David A. Winston, students of all political ideological perspectives are encouraged to apply.

Importantly, the deadline for the 2019 Scholarship applications is April 5, 2019. Winston alumni well illustrate that their opportunities translate into extraordinarily influential, decades-long health policy positions.

For more information on the application process and to apply, click here

For additional information and materials contact Kerry McAteer, Operations Manager at 202/ 585-0288 or kmcateer@winstonfellowship.org.

Deadline: April 5, 2019
Posted: 3 months 3 weeks ago

Volunteers

NGOabroad

Want to volunteer abroad? NGOabroad provides affordable, customized volunteer abroad programs and helps people enter or advance in working abroad in humanitarian work.

NGOabroad has international volunteer programs in 4 regions of the world: Africa, Asia, Central and South America and MENA (Middle East & North Africa). What makes our volunteer abroad programs unique? They are affordable and custom fit to your skills rather than stuffing you into a one-size-fits all slot. Our purpose is to tackle humanity’s challenges so that our international volunteer opportunities are more “real” and have more depth.

Skill based volunteering. Wide variety of skills needed – both students & seasoned professionals – in our volunteer abroad programs: Social work, psychology, trauma counselors, education, early childhood education, nurses, doctors, public health, water & sanitation, nutrition, business, micro-finance, entrepreneurship, engineering, solar, environmental, farming, public administration, political science, democracy building, human rights, law, refugees, peace building, yoga, the trades, grant writing, youth workers & people who love kids.

For specific information on open position(s) in a certain country, please click here.

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Posted: 2 months 3 weeks ago