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Fulbright-Fogarty Fellows in Public Health

Status: Not accepting applications at this time


Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program


Most recent application deadline: October 13, 2020


  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Applications are open to medical or graduate students.
  • Degree requirements, research focus and affiliation vary by country, as indicated in the Fulbright funding announcement.
  • Each applicant can apply to only one country.

Program Overview

Fogarty has partnered with the Fulbright Program, the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government, to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings for medical and graduate students.


View information about eligible countries for the Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Applicants are encouraged to communicate by email with the contacts listed on individual country pages. The basic requirements and process for applying for the Fulbright-Fogarty Program are the same as for any Fulbright U.S. Student Open Study/Research Award.


The Fulbright-Fogarty U.S. scholar program is no longer active. From 2012 through 2016 the program hosted postdoctoral researchers at Fogarty-affiliated sites in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and Asia.


Flora Katz, Ph.D.
Program Officer
Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health
Building 31, B2C39
31 Center Drive MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Telephone: 301.402.9591
Fax: 301.402.0779
Email: flora.katz@nih.gov

Mili Ferreira, M.P.H.
Program Coordinator
Telephone: 301.496.1653
Email: mili.ferreira@nih.gov


Fulbright-Fogarty scholars and fellows grant awards are offered through a partnership between the Fulbright Program and Fogarty.


Last Updated: 10/14/2020 8:52 AM