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The time has finally come for a shameless plug…but for a really good cause!

If you believe that health is a human right…

If you believe that access to quality health care should not be determined by one’s color, creed, or circumstances…

If you believe in the power of community as a catalyst for change…

APPLY TO BE A 2013-2014 GLOBAL HEALTH FELLOW TODAY!!!!!

Job descriptions for the 2013-2014 Global Health Corps fellowship are now available online – http://ghcorps.org/connect/apply/through-placements/.  


Applications close on February 3rd, 2013.


Applicants can apply to up to 3 positions with small or large NGOs and government institutions in Burundi, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia and the US.

Examples of fellowship positions include:
  • Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management fellow with LifeNET International in Burundi
  • Operations and Program Coordinator with Partners in Health in Malawi
  • Community Mobilization Officer with Health Poverty Action in Rwanda
  • Access to Medicines Analyst with Clinton Health Access Initiative in Uganda
  • Program Manager with The Grassroot Project in Washington, DC
  • Monitoring and Evaluation Fellow with Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation in Zambia

To apply, applicants must be:

  • 30 years old or younger by July 2013
  • University graduates by July 2013
  • Proficient English speakers
  • Interested in global health
 You do not need to have health experience or international experience to apply.

Apply today! 

 

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WHAT IS GLOBAL HEALTH CORPS?

Global Health Corps is building a community of committed young leaders who share a common belief: Health is a human right. We provide opportunities for talented young professionals from diverse backgrounds to work on the front-lines of the fight for global health equity in year-long, paid fellowships. Our fellows have a measurable impact on the health of the communities in which they work, and continue to draw upon their fellowship experience and the GHC alumni network to deepen the impact they have throughout their careers.

Fellows are placed in organizations in pairs – one international fellow and one local fellow – creating a fellowship team that is a central part of the fellowship experience.

FELLOWSHIP BENEFITS 

  • Livable monthly stipend
  • Free housing and utilities
  • Health insurance
  • A professional development grant of $600
  • A completion award of $1500
  • An advising program that pairs fellows with an expert in their area of work or interest
  • A two-week Training Institute at Yale University in the United States to begin the fellowship
  • An end of year retreat in Uganda to finish the fellowship
  • Three multi-day retreats during the year
  • Travel to training, placement site, retreats, End-of-Year Retreat and back home
  •  In-country support with a dedicated program manager
  • Accompaniment program led by Still Harbor
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