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Fulbright-Fogarty Fellows and Scholars in Public Health

Status: Closed


  • Fellows application deadline: October 17, 2012
  • Scholars application deadline: August 1, 2012


  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Fellows
  • Scholars
    • Applications are open to those who have received a Ph.D. or other appropriate terminal degree within the past five years.
    • See full eligibility information for the U.S. Core Fulbright Scholar Program.
    • Applicants correspond with the host site and its U.S. partner contacts about their experience and how they could participate with ongoing research projects at the sites.
    • A letter of invitation from the host site is required to be submitted with the application.
    • Each site is a registered organization in the host country and has a U.S. university as a partner.
    • U.S. scholars from any institution can apply.

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 both medical or graduate student fellows and postdoctoral scholars.


Fulbright-Fogarty Fellowships inaugurated in July 2011 with fellows in sub-Saharan Africa, and expanded to include countries in Asia and Latin America in subsequent years. View a list of eligible countries for the Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health. Applicants are encouraged to communicate by email with the contacts listed on individual country pages.

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Fogarty partners with Fulbright to offer overseas training opportunities:


Newly established Fulbright-Fogarty U.S. scholar grants will host post-doctoral researchers at Fogarty-affiliated sites in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. View a list of host research sites, research areas and contacts for Fulbright-Fogarty Postdoctoral Research Awards.



Dr. Myat Htoo Razak
Program Director
Division of International Training and Research
Building 31, Room B2C39
31 Center Drive, MSC 2220
Bethesda, MD 20892-2220
Telephone: (301) 496-1653
Fax: (301) 402-0779
Email (preferred):

Mili Ferreira, M.P.H.
Program Coordinator
Telephone: (301) 496-1653

Fulbright Program - Fellows

Theresa Granza
Director, U.S. Student Programs
Institute of International Education (IIE)
809 United Nations Plaza
New York  NY  10017
Telephone: (212) 984-5329

Fulbright Program - Scholars

Debra Egan
Director, Scholar Programs
Institute of International Education (IIE)
Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES)
1400 K Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
Telephone: (202) 686-6230


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

Last Updated: 10/31/2012 12:52 PM