HGHI Summer Research and Internships Program

The Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) offers returning Harvard undergraduates in good standing the opportunity to participate in paid summer research and internship placements on the Harvard campus as well as across the world. These opportunities are ten weeks long and connect classroom knowledge and skills to the complex issues in the field. They range from placements in laboratories and research groups, to field work with hospitals and community health clinics, to office-based internships with NGOs and international organizations. Internships are 10 weeks long and will run from approximately June 6th – August 12th, 2021. Students may also apply to HGHI for funding for their own projects or internships. There are four categories of opportunities within the program: SURGH, ISURGH, DGHI, and Independent Funding. You can read more about each category below. Applications will open in mid-December. The application deadline is 11:59pm on Sunday, February 6th, 2022. 

Important Update:To find 2022 position descriptions, application instructions, and more information, please visit: The Harvard Global Health Institute’s NEW Student Funding & Internships Webpage!