How to Apply
>> Learn more about the Global Health Field Research Awards
The Global Health Field Research Award (GHFRA) is a student fellowship that supports research experience in the U.S. or abroad to address global health issues. The objective is to enhance the recruitment of diverse students into research and practice careers in global health. The program is jointly funded by the Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Please read below for updated information on the program.
All potential applicants are instructed to read the GHFRA Announcement as it is the official guidance for the program.
Application Instructions: Students should review their self-initiated projects in detail. Applicants must complete the following:
Upload the following forms here: GHFRA Application Upload
1. Completed Application/Commitment Form
2. Project Narrative prepared in the format outlined in the Announcement
3. Unofficial Academic Transcript
Then send the following to Anna Kalbarczyk firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Signed recommendations
* Primary faculty advisor
* Second recommendation
2. Signed In-Country Host letter
Hard copies of recommendations may be delivered to:
Anna Kalbarczyk, MPH
Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health
Hampton House 180
624 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205
email@example.com | 410.502.9873
All materials are due March 1st or, if March 1st is a Saturday or Sunday, the next following business day. Note: Signed recommendations and host letter are requested on the due date but may be submitted no later than two days after the applicant’s package.
>> Frequently asked questions
>> Global Health Field Research Award Announcement (PDF document)
>> Application Form (fillable Word form)
>> Narrative Form (Word document)
>> Example In-Country Host Letter (PDF document)
>> Recommendation Form (Word document)
>> Checklist (Word document)
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