The Harvard GH Hub is a searchable, easy to navigate online platform designed specifically for those looking to know more about Harvard’s diverse global health community and its ongoing initiatives. This one-stop-shop allows students, Faculty, and staff to explore and stay up to date on the latest global health courses, programs, events, and opportunities across Harvard. By illuminating Harvard’s in-house global health expertise and collating opportunities across a broad range of centers, programs, initiatives, and institutes, the GH Hub aims to break down silos and simplify efforts for meaningful collaboration and engagement across hospitals, schools and departments.
The Harvard Global Health Institute is offering a second deadline for the following fully-funded summer internships. The extended deadline is Monday, February 15th at 11:59pm. Please note that HGHI will only accept applications for these nine internships during the second round, and these won’t count against HGHI’s three-application limit. Click here for application instructions.
Join the Center for Public Service and Engaged Scholarship (CPIC), Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI), and Institute of Politics (IOP) to learn about summer 2021 internship opportunities in politics, public service, and global health. The session will begin with an overview of application requirements, program eligibility, and program parameters. Representatives from CPIC, HGHI, and IOP will be available afterwards to answer any questions you have. We encourage you to drop by for a few minutes or stay for the entire session!
The Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) is excited to announce that applications are now open to join the Global Health Ambassadors Program! Global Health Ambassadors connect students with HGHI’s programs and services, communicate student needs back to HGHI, and promote global health engagement across campus through university-wide programming. We are currently recruiting ambassadors who will comprise the HGHI Student Advisory Committee (SAC) in 2021. This is a year-long volunteer position open to students of all concentrations and global health backgrounds! Applications are due next Monday, January 11th. You can learn more about the roles and responsibilities of ambassadors and apply here. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the HGHI Co-Presidents at email@example.com.
Interested in global health? Curious about how to engage in health advocacy and policy?If so, join the Harvard Global Health Institute and Partners in Health Engage for the inauguralGlobal Health C.A.P. (Communications, Advocacy, Policy) Wintersession Programon Tuesday, January 12, 1-5 pm (EST). Harvard undergraduates can register here by January 8 at 11:59 pm: https://tinyurl.com/CAPregistration21.
This program will feature an interactive workshop where you will learn skills in health communication, advocacy, and community organizing. Afterwards, you will get the chance to apply those skills in teams and prepare an advocacy pitch about a global health issue of your choice. Your job will be to convince the audience ("policymakers") about the importance of your cause. Winning teams will receive prizes! If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to globalhealthCAP@gmail.com.
Every summer, the Harvard Global Health Institute offers fully-funded summer research and internship positionsforreturning Harvard undergraduates. Internship are 10-weeks long from June to August and come with a stipend. If you’re interested in learning more, come to the Info Session and Application workshop next Tuesday, December 8th from 3-4pm. You’ll have the chance to learn about the opportunities, discuss the application process with members of the selection committee, and chat with former interns about their experiences. More details are available in the flyer, and you can get the zoom link here. We hope to see you next Tuesday!
The Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI) has limited funding available for Harvard undergraduate students to attend the 2021 Global Health & Innovation Conference, a virtual event from April 8-11th, 2021. The conference provides students with an opportunity to learn from leaders and practitioners in the fields of global health, social entrepreneurship, international development, and healthcare. If you are interested in receiving a free spot at the conference through HGHI, please enter the lotteryhereby Thursday, September 24th. You will be notified in late September/early October if you were selected. Please only enter the lottery if you are able to commit to attending the conference from April 8-11, 2021.
The Harvard Global Health Institute’s (HGHI’s) student ambassadors recently created two terrific resources for students interested in global health. Please check out the new Global Health Guide and/or sign up for a coffee chat with a global health ambassador!