Global Health Opportunities

Looking for a job, fellowship, practicum or internship at USC or with another organization? Below is a list of recent and recurring opportunities dedicated to students and researchers interested in global health opportunities with the Institute, USC and external groups. If you are looking to fulfill a practicum requirement through the USC Master of Public Health program, please see our practicum opportunities page.


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USC Opportunities

USC Global Health Fellowships

At the USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health, we offer several fellowship opportunities for students interested in conducting research both in the U.S. and internationally.

Ambassadors Brigade Fellowship Program

The Center for Health Equity in the Americas (CenHealth) at the Keck School of Medicine of USC aims to conduct and promote student/faculty national and international research on health equity throughout the Americas. CenHealth offers an Ambassadors Brigade Fellowship Program that will fund students interested in conducting research on health equity in the Americas or the correction of health disparities.

The Dhablania and Kim Family Global Medicine Fellowship

The Dhablania and Kim Family Global Medicine Fellowship offers individual awards up to $5,000 to support USC students’ experiential study, research or clinical experience in global medicine.

USC Academic Honors and Fellowships

The USC Academic Honors and Fellowships office maintains various resources about funding opportunities for research, graduate study, internships, or international engagement.

Other Opportunities

Please note: the following are external organizations and offerings not associated with USC or the USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health. This list is neither comprehensive nor an endorsement. If you are interested in learning more about any of these opportunities, please research them independently and contact the providing organization for further information.

American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad, Inc. (AYUDAO

Through AYUDA’s peer leadership model, international volunteers serve as catalysts to empower local youth living with diabetes. Volunteers work in partnership with local diabetes organizations to support and enhance education and outreach programs that target underserved youth with diabetes.

Child Family Health International

Child Family Health International offers partial scholarships to a diverse pool of candidates from a variety of backgrounds and who are committed to the organization’s mission and vision.

Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health

The Fulbright-Fogarty Awards are offered through a partnership between the Fulbright Program and the Fogarty International Center of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. These awards were established to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings.

Global Health Corps Fellowship

Global Health Corps is a community of leaders united by the belief that health is a human right. During a yearlong paid fellowship, GHC fellows work in a range of critical roles within partner organizations on the front lines of health equity in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, the U.S. and Zambia, developing as leaders and making an impact every day.

Global Health Equity Scholars Fellowship

The Global Health Equity Scholars (GHES) fellowship is 12-month mentored research fellowship sponsored by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) and several collaborating institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  The GHES program brings together a consortium that includes the University of California, Berkeley,  Florida International University, Stanford University and Yale University, in collaboration with 37 partner institutions in low-and-middle-income countries (LMIC).

The Global Health Fellowship Program

The Global Health Fellowship Program is an 11-month clinical research training program for post-doctorate trainees and doctoral students in the health professions, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health’s Fogarty International Center (FIC) in partnership with several NIH Institutes and Offices.

Global Health Service Partnership

Seed Global Health seeks doctors and nurses to train the next generation of health care workers in sub-Saharan Africa. The Global Health Service Partnership—a unique collaboration between Seed Global Health and the Peace Corps funded through the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief—works to strengthen health education and service delivery by working with partner countries to meet their long-term health care human resource needs.

Unite For Sight Global Impact Corps

Global Impact Fellows are Unite For Sight international volunteers participating in Ghana (for 2+ weeks), India, or Honduras. Unite For Sight also offers one-week volunteer opportunities in Ghana. Volunteers participate with Unite For Sight’s partner eye clinics in these countries.

University of California Global Health Institute GloCal Health Fellowship

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a career development fellowship sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center (FIC), as well as a consortium at the UCGHI. This program supports fellows from the 10 UC campuses as well as 27 affiliated international sites across 16 countries.