Campus Opportunities

UC campuses offer a variety of global health fellowship, funding and training opportunities for students, faculty and researchers at all levels. Some fellowships are designed for specific campuses and some are open to applicants from other UC campuses, academic institutions, or international sites. Please check individual websites for current information as opportunities at each campus are subject to change.

UC Berkeley

Bixby Center for Population, Health, and Sustainability
Academic appointments for MPH and doctoral students as graduate student instructors and researchers

Center for Emerging & Neglected Diseases
Research support for undergraduates, master's and doctoral students, and postdoctoral fellows

Global Health Research Fellowship, Center for Global Public Health
Stipend supporting international travel and research for MPH, MDP, and MD/PhD students

Minority Health/Global Health Disparities Research Fellowship
International summer research experiences open to minority undergraduate, master's and doctoral students

Global Health Equity Scholars Fellowship, Fogarty Global Health Program for Fellows and Scholars*
One-year research training program for post-doctoral fellows, upper-level PhD and professional school students, and junior faculty

UC Davis

Global Fellowships and Summer Externships, School of Veterinary Medicine
Summer research and travel funds for professional veterinary students and graduate students

Poverty Alleviation Project Grants, Blum Center for Developing Economies
Project and travel grants for undergraduate and graduate students


Blum Center Summer Scholars Program, Blum Center on Poverty and Health in Latin America
Graduate student opportunity to live and work in a region of Latin America

Burkle Center for International Relations
Scholarships and funding for graduate students

Center for World Health Fellowships, David Geffen School of Medicine
Fellowships and training programs for pre- and postdoctoral scholars

Fielding School of Public Health Fellowships and Funding
Funding for undergraduate and graduate students to conduct fieldwork outside the US

Global Citizens Fellowship
Summer grant for undergraduate students to do public service projects in international communities

Sonke Health and Human Rights Fellowship*
Full-tuition grant for graduates from Southern African law schools to enroll in UCLA's Master of Laws program

UC Riverside

Blum Initiative
Collaborative research grants, faculty research grants, and service-learning fellowships

UC San Diego

AIDS International Training Research Program, Division of Global Public Health
Master's and postdoctoral fellowships to build research capacity on prevention of HIV, TB and STIs in the Mexico-US border region

Global Health Institute Funding Opportunities
Global Health interns program, student field experience travel funds and faculty/postdoc travel grants

Mexican Migration Field Research Program, Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
Hands-on research experience in international migration for undergraduate and graduate students

UC San Francisco

Anesthesia Global Health Equity Fellowship, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
One-year, non-ACGME fellowship with clinical appointment and advanced training in trauma, obstetrics and regional anesthesia

Fellowship with Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Global Health, School of Medicine
ACGME-certified, three-year fellowship program to train pediatricians for academic or public health careers in infectious diseases

Global Brain Health Institute Fellowship
One-year, non-ACGME fellowship program provides innovative training in brain health, leadership, and dementia prevention

Global Health-Hospital Medicine Fellowship, School of Medicine
Two-year fellowship to train hospitalists, ideal for graduating residents or early-career hospitalists

Global Medical Education Simulation Fellowship Program*
One-year, non-ACGME fellowship/certificate program for medical educators from low- and middle-income countries

Global Oral Health Program, School of Dentistry
Research fellowships and Community Partnership awards for dental students and residents

UC Santa Cruz

Blum Center on Poverty, Social Enterprise and Governance Capacity Grant Opportunities
Research project awards for undergraduate and graduate students, incubator fellowships and more

Multiple/Other Campuses

Afya Bora Fellowship in Global Health Leadership*
One-year fellowship to prepare African and US health professionals to lead and manage major health programs in African countries

Blum Summer Field Internship, Cross-Border Initiative
Two-month internship investigating issues related to marginal communities in the San Diego-Tijuana border region, open to any UC undergraduate student

California Immigration Research Initiative Fellowships, UCSD Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
Fellowships open to any UC doctoral student in a social science, history, or allied health discipline researching immigration in California

HEAL Initiative: Health, Equity, Action and Leadership*
Two-year, UCSF-mentored fellowship for health professionals to serve in low-resource settings across the US and internationally

San Francisco Bay Area Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
Fellowship for graduate students enrolled at San Francisco Bay Area universities to address health disparities throughout the region

UC Global Food Initiative Fellowships
Funds for student-generated research, projects or internships that focus on food and agricultural issues

UC Institute for Mexico and the United States (UC MEXUS)
Research and training funding, grants and fellowships for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and faculty

Training Programs

Please see individual campus websites for dozens of other T32 and D43 training programs.

UC Davis School of Medicine Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health (BIRCWH)
Career-development program for PhD and MD faculty to establish independent biomedical research in areas relevant to women's health

UCLA HIV Research Training Program for HIV Combination Prevention
A T32 training program for PhD and MD postdoctoral scholars in HIV combination prevention, focusing on novel technologies and reducing health disparities

UCLA/Cambodia HIV/AIDS Training Program in Data Management & Analysis*
Training for Cambodian public health professionals in the management, analysis and evaluation of secondary data

UCLA/Fogarty AIDS International Training and Research Program*
Training for health professionals from China, Myanmar, and Thailand leading to the Master of Science and PhD degrees in epidemiology of HIV/AIDS

UC San Diego Division of Global Public Health Training Program in Substance Use, HIV and Related Infections
A T32 training program for behavioral scientists with expertise in substance abuse and its relationship with HIV and other infectious diseases

UC San Francisco Institutional Training Grants with Clinical and Translational Research Fellows
List of T32 training programs at UCSF

* Open to non-UC and international applicants