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University of South Florida
College of Public Health
Global Health
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33612-3805

Funding & Training


Available Opportunities 

  • Gain valuable experience by volunteering with Department faculty. Note: research training requires a commitment of 10-15 hours per week.
  • Contact Jessica Grossman at jgrossma@health.usf.edu for more information.

*Graduate Assistantships (GA):

*Graduate Research Assistantships (GRA):
  • Contact the faculty member directly to inquire about openings.
  • Initially do not typically include a tuition waiver, 10-20 hours per week. Applicants should have an understanding of the scientific principles related to faculty’s research projects; prior research experience is an advantage.
University Graduate Fellowship (UGF): Graduate Student Success and Pan American Fellowships: *The Delores Auzenne Fellowship: CoPH Doctoral Fellowship: *Genshaft Family Doctoral Fellowship: Global Health Doctoral Fellowship:
  • Given by the department to recognize outstanding achievement of a newly admitted doctoral student.
  • The award includes a $22,030 stipend, tuition, fees and student health insurance.
  • The award is renewable for a second year based on factors including satisfactory academic progress and availability of funds.
Masters Scholarship: Presidential Doctoral Fellowship:

*Awards or opportunities to which our current students may apply.

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH):

Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL): Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH): Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO): Grand Challenges: Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA): National Institutes of Health (NIH):
  • To view more information about available NIH fellowships.
National Science Foundation (NSF):
  • To view active funding opportunities for pre-doctoral and graduate students.
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI): TDR World Health Organization: United States Agency for International Development: Wellcome Trust:

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