Global Health Fellows Program

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: United States, or International, or Any

Duration: Short term (less than one year), or One year, or Multi-year

Deadlines: Please check website below for the specific date.


GHFP offers summer internships that provide a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in the field of global health. Interns work on a variety of global health technical areas ranging from maternal and child health to nutrition to HIV/AIDS, gaining experience in global health development. Placements are at the USAID offices in Washington, DC, in the Agency’s missions throughout the world, or with Agency implementing partners (other government agencies, multilateral and non-governmental organizations).

The two-year GHFP Fellowships require a Master’s or other advanced degree in a health related field. The fellowships in Washington D.C. and abroad focus on HIV/AIDS, family planning/reproductive health, maternal and child health, knowledge management, avian influenza, malaria, and TB.

Visit the Global Health Fellows Program site.