John C. and Katherine Vogelheim Hansen Research and Travel Fund for Africa

This fellowship aids undergraduate, Dr.P.H., and GSAS students planning to travel to Africa for an international experience, and is especially interested in supporting those experiences and projects related to science and health. The Vogelheim Hansen Fund typically covers all transportation exenses.

Students may apply for this opportunity through CARAT. Applications consist of a 3-5 page narrative that describes the project, a current transcript, and an advisor recommendation. Applications may be for January, summer, or term-time travel.

Deadline: Monday, December 2 at 5pm

Please contact Harvard College Griffin Director of Financial Aid Jake Kaufmann ( or GSAS Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid, Mohan Boodram (, with any questions.