The application deadline has passed for many of HGHI's summer research and internship opportunities, but it's not too late to apply to the ones below! Applications for these will be accepted until February 5th at 5PM. The ones highlighted in yellow have not received many applications yet, so we encourage you to apply!
*Applying for any of these starred internships will not count against the three application limit, so you may apply for them in addition to three others. You do not need to receive permission to submit the additional applications.
We are now accepting applications for fully funded summer internships and research placements. Check out the HGHI Summer Research and Internships Program page for descriptions of over 50 summer opportunities. Make sure to start your applications soon because a letter of recommendation is required, and applications for most internships are due by January 31st at 5:00 pm!
In order to succeed in a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural field like global health, practitioners must be able to work effectively in a complex environment on problems that do not honor borders or disciplines. HGHI’s Intro to Global Health Workshop offers students the chance to think more broadly about their role in global health solutions. This workshop is being held Monday January 23rd from 5-8PM at 14 Story Street and includes topics such as:
Do you have questions about HGHI's summer internships or application process? If so, come by Story Street (4th floor) on Wednesday, January 25th between 3:00pm - 6:00pm. HGHI Staff will be available to help answer questions!
Harvard Global Health Institute offers returning Harvard undergraduates the opportunity to participate in fully funded summer internships and research experiences around the world. Last summer HGHI funded 67 students, and there are even more opportunities in 2017. Click here for application instructions and to read descriptions about the summer internships, including the World Health Organization! Applications open in CARAT on December 21st and are due January 31st at 5:00 pm. Read more about Announcing HGHI's Summer 2017 Opportunities in Global Health
Current Harvard undergraduates are invited to the Second Annual GHHP Holiday Cookie Decorating Open House! Come by 14 Story Street 4th Floor any time from 1-4 on December 7th to take a break from studying and decorate cookies. GHHP and HGHI staff will available to answer questions about the Secondary Field and summer opportunities too.
In honor of World AIDS Day, CNN did a piece on the Don McKenzie Teen Clinic in South Africa, one of HGHI’s summer internship sites. Check out the article here, and see if you can spot any of last summer’s interns in the photos!