Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine
This scheme strengthens scientific research capacity in low- and middle-income countries. By providing support for junior researchers for Public Health and Tropical Medicine. To gain research experience and high-quality research training at Masters Degree level.
Wellcome Trust offers Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine for Masters students from low- and middle-income (developing) countries, UK, 2017.
You should be:
- A national or legal resident of a low- and middle-income country, and hold a first degree in subject relevant to tropical medicine or public health (clinical or non-clinical). See list of countries below.
- At an early stage in your career, with limited research experience, but have a demonstrated interest in or aptitude for research.
- Fellows will receive a stipend in accordance with the cost of living in the country in which he/she will be studying; travel costs and support for approved tuition fees. Masters training by distance learning is acceptable.
- Research-dedicated costs (excluding salary/stipend costs) should not exceed £20 000 per annum.
This fellowship normally provides up to 30 months’ support. A period of 12 months should normally be dedicated to undertaking a taught Masters course at a recognized centre of excellence. Combined with up to 18 months to undertake a research project.
Visit the Scholarship Webpage for details
Scholarship Application Deadline: 31st August 2017