Brown ArrowGrants, Funding and Fellowships

Links to fellowships, grants, and other funding opportunities.


  • AHRQ's Career Development and Postdoctoral Training Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research Details

    AHRQ will support two types of institutional research training and career development grants in FY 2010. These projects will focus on preparing new investigators to conduct comparative effectiveness research.

  • APHA Internships & Fellowships Details

    Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for unpaid APHA internships that offer practical work experience.

  • APTR-AHRQ Preventive Medicine Residency Rotations Details

    The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) offers field placements for preventive medicine residents and primary care residents with the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) Program, based at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The clinical preventive medicine rotation at AHRQ gives Preventive Medicine and Primary Care residents an in-depth experience in the process of developing evidence-based recommendations.

  • APTR-CDC Fellowship Program Details

    Fellowship opportunities in public health and preventive medicine interest areas are available with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) through the APTR Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship Program.

  • ARG Pre- and Post-Doctoral Fellowships Details

    The two-year fellowships at ARG provide research training in the study of alcohol and drug use and problems, and are oriented toward the pursuit of basic and applied socio-behavioral and epidemiological research. Research is focused on the study of the prevalence, distribution, etiology, and treatment of alcohol abuse, alcohol dependence, alcohol-related problems, drug use, and drug-related problems. Health disparities are a central theme of both the training program and ARG broadly.

  • Advanced Fellowship in Health Services Research Details

    This fellowship program seeks to apply the content expertise, mentoring, and educational infrastructure at selected COIN sites to provide advanced interprofessional training opportunities for physicians and associated health professionals in innovative health services research, implementation science, and healthcare system improvement.

  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-sponsored National Research Service Award (NRSA)Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) Details

    The purpose of this individual postdoctoral research training fellowship is to enhance the research training of promising postdoctoral candidates who have the potential to become productive, independent investigators in health services research, with a research interest in areas and priorities relevant to the mission of AHRQ.

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Fellowship Details

    The overall purpose of the ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship is to provide talented, early-career health science scholars in emergency medicine with the opportunity to experience and participate in evidence-based healthcare or public health studies that improve the care and access to care of patients in domestic and global health care systems.

  • American Geriatrics Society Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program Details

    The Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program supports developing a better healthcare workforce for older adults by integrating geriatrics with primary care, maximizing older adult and family engagement in health and care, and transforming the healthcare system.

  • Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity Details

    Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity is a one-year global fellowship program based at the George Washington University Health Workforce Institute in Washington, DC to develop global leaders who understand the foundations of health inequity and have the knowledge, skills, and courage to build more equitable organizations and communities.

  • CBO Summer Internships Details

    CBO summer internships provide an excellent opportunity for graduate students in economics, public policy, health policy, or finance to participate in CBO's analysis and to observe budget and economic policymaking at close hand. These paid internships are located in Washington, D.C. and normally last 10 weeks.

  • CDC-funded: Behavioral Health Training and Technical Assistance for State, Tribal, Territorial, and Local Health Officials Request for Applications Details

    Selected health officials will gain access to behavioral health training and technical assistance to enhance and/or initiate behavioral health efforts within their jurisdictions.

  • Clinical Scholars Program Details

    Information about a national leadership development program for practitioners from diverse fields of health care.

  • Clinical/Research Electives Program: Health Services Research Details

    This elective is intended for students who are interested in population-level health services research and disability-related public health issues. Previous coursework in research methods is helpful, but not required. Selection is based upon evidence of motivation to explore a breadth of topics included in health services research and appreciate potential policy implications. Applicants must possess good standing in medical school.

  • Culture of Health Leaders Program Details

    Culture of Health Leaders is a three-year leadership development opportunity for people working in every field and profession who want to use their influence to advance health and equity.

  • Delivery System Science Fellowship Details

    The Delivery System Science Fellowship provides a year-long professional development opportunity for highly qualified, doctorally-prepared individuals to gain more applied experience in a delivery system setting. The goal of the DSSF Fellowship is to provide hands-on training and professional opportunities for highly qualified researchers with a background in health services research (HSR) or related fields to enhance analytic skills and ultimately increase the capacity of the HSR workforce.

  • E-Learning Institute Fellowship Details

    The CDC E-learning Institute (ELI) is designed to cultivate skills of public health training professionals with limited experience designing or developing e-learning products. Through partnership with the Public Health FoundationExternal, ELI is a six-month online fellowship that offers access to CDC-developed materials and subject matter experts, as well as the opportunity to learn from peers in a positive, experiential environment.

  • FDA Commissioner's Fellowship Program Details

    Two-year fellowship program that provides an opportunity for health professionals and scientists to receive training and experience at the FDA.

  • Fellowship Opportunities Details

    Commonwealth Fund fellowship programs are designed to give promising young researchers the opportunity for in-depth study of various health care policy topics, working with investigators, policy analysts, government officials, and others in a number of U.S. and international settings.

  • Gilbert S. Omenn Fellowship Details

    The purpose of the Gilbert S. Omenn Fellowship is to enable talented, early-career scholars combining biomedical science and population health to participate actively in health- and medicine-related study process of the National Academies, promoting the integration of public health and medicine-both scientifically and through practice and policy.

  • Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics Details

    The purpose of the Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics is to provide talented, early-career bioethics scholars with the opportunity to experience and participate in evidence-based healthcare or public health studies and policy-making process that improve the care and access to care of patients in domestic and global health care systems.

  • HDRS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Details

    Program provides training at the postdoctoral level in interdisciplinary research that addresses disparities in health status and health outcomes among minority populations with an emphasis on maternal/child, adolescent and family health.

  • Health Disparities Research Scholars (HDRS) Program Details

    A program that provides training at the postdoctoral level in interdisciplinary research that addresses disparities in health status and health outcomes among minority populations with an emphasis on maternal/child, adolescent and family health.

  • Health Disparities Research Training Program (HDRTP) Details

    As a core area of the Center for the Study of Asian American Health, HDRTP provides training, outreach, and research opportunities for students and health professionals to gain knowledge and skills to address Asian American health disparities.

  • Health Equity Internship Program Details

    The Health Equity Internship Program was created to support the diversification of the public health and health-related workforce. Federal, regional, state and local health agencies provide real-world work experience to undergraduate and graduate students for 12 weeks to complete health equity projects in the areas of HIV, Cancer, Obesity, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Lupus, Nutrition, Mental Health, Program Planning, Health Policy, Tobacco, Injury/Violence Prevention, Aging and more.

  • Health Policy Research Scholars Program Details

    A leadership development opportunity for second-year full-time doctoral students from underrepresented populations and/or disadvantaged backgrounds, those who want to apply their research to advance health and equity, and their innovation to help build a Culture of Health.

  • Health and Aging Policy Fellows Program Details

    Program offers two different tracks for individual placement: (1) a residential track that includes a nine-to-12-month placement in Washington, D.C. or at a state agency; (2) a non-residential track that includes a health policy project and brief placement(s) throughout the year at relevant sites. The project may be focused at a global, federal, state or community level.

  • Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program Details

    A three-year leadership development opportunity for teams of researchers and community partners to use the power of applied research-informing and supporting critical work being done in communities-to accelerate that work and advance health and equity.

  • James C. Puffer, M.D./American Board of Family Medicine Fellowship Details

    The purpose of the Puffer/ABFM Fellowship at the NAM is to enable talented, early-career health policy and science scholars in family medicine to participate actively in health- and medicine-related work of the National Academies and to further their careers as future leaders in the field.

  • Mathematica Policy Research Summer Fellowships Details

    A 12-week doctoral fellowship where fellows will work on their own independent research project that intersects with one of MPR's focus areas, including behavioral health, care delivery, Medicaid and CHIP, population health, quality measurement, and state health policy.

  • Moorefield Fellowship in Economics & Health Policy Details

    This fellowship ia a two-week program is designed to better inform residents about reimbursement and medical policy issues, including development of new CPT codes, the valuation process, national and local Medicare coverage of radiology and radiation oncology procedures, and coverage by third-party payers and managed care organizations.

  • NACCHO Career Network Details

    Interactive job board for online employment connections with a focus on local health departments and public health professions. Employers can post jobs online and search for qualified candidates. Job seekers can learn about employers and employment opportunities in public health, post resumes, browse and view available jobs.

  • NAM Fellowships Details

    The NAM Fellowship program allows early-career health science scholars to participate in evidence-based health care or public health studies that affect the health of the American people.

  • NCHS/AcademyHealth Health Policy Fellowship Program Details

    A one-year fellowship designed to encourage the use of NCHS data systems and programs by the health services research community in response to current health policy questions, and provide a basis for future health policy. Each year, the program recruits one (1) fellow (preferably a senior investigator at the associate professor level, tenured or non-tenured) from the field of health services and policy research to conduct research on-site at NCHS for up to twelve months using the NCHS restricted data files, especially taking advantage of the Center’s linked data files.

  • NCI/AcademyHealth Health Care Delivery Research Visiting Scholars Program Details

    A year-long, part-time funded program at the National Cancer Institute. The program seeks to provide scientists working in the field of health services or healthcare delivery research with protected time to develop new research directions that advance both their own career goals and the field more broadly.

  • NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship Details

    Trains primary care physicians for academic careers with an emphasis on research.

  • National Leadership Academy for the Public's Health Details

    The National Leadership Academy for the Public's Health (NLAPH) began in 2011 to provide training to four-person multi-sector teams from across the country to advance their leadership skills and achieve health equity in their community. The one-year program uses an experiential learning process including webinars, a multi-day retreat, coaching support, peer networking, and an applied population health project.

  • National Pharmaceutical Council and Duke-Margolis Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Health Care Policy Details

    A two-year, post-doctoral fellowship program has been announced. The fellowship would expose fellows to conducting policy research in non-academic environments.

  • Paul Ambrose Scholars Program Details

    Program exposes health professions students to influential public health professionals and prepares them to be leaders in addressing population health challenges at the national and community level. APTR selects up to 40 students each year from health professions schools who exhibit a desire to learn and integrate public health into their future clinical practice.

  • Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowships Details

    Opportunity for experienced health professionals and behavioral and social scientists from academic faculties and nonprofit healthcare organizations to receive a comprehensive orientation with the nation's preeminent health policy leaders followed by a full-time work assignment on Capital Hill.

  • Senior Scholar in Residence Program Details

    This fellowship program is directed at senior scholars, and is intended to offer participants the opportunity to work on AcademyHealth programs in Washington, D.C.

  • Summer Health Professions Education Program Details

    The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a free summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions.

  • The Commonwealth Fund Mongan Fellowship in Minority Health Policy Details

    This Fellowship is designed to prepare for physicians for leadership roles in formulating and promoting health policies and practices that improve the access to high quality care at the national, state, and/or local levels for the minority, disadvantaged, and most vulnerable populations.

  • The Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowships in Health Policy Details

    This program provides stipends for outstanding medical, dental, public health, public policy, and graduate nursing students to conduct summer research projects on some aspect of health care delivery transformation for vulnerable populations and/or early childhood health and development, with an emphasis on policy implications.

  • VA Quality Scholars Details

    Mission is to offer scholars opportunities to be leaders who can apply knowledge and methods of health care improvement to the care of veterans; innovate and continually improve health care; teach health professionals about health care improvement; and, perform research and develop new knowledge for the ongoing improvement of the quality and value of health care services.

  • Wisconsin Population Health Service Fellowship Details

    The Fellowship Program is a two-year service and training program designed for masters prepared individuals in public health and allied sciences.

  • Youth Health Equity Model of Practice (YHEMOP) Details

    YHEMOP provides Health Equity Fellowships to undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students interested in a career in health. These fellowships provide hands on, "in the field" learning opportunities through short-term placements in diverse organizations or institutions that promote health equity and/or addresses health disparities.





  • Association for Healthcare Philanthropy Details

    Dedicated exclusively to advancing and promoting the health care development profession. Provides fundraising education and information.

  • Foundation Center Details

    The Center delivers knowledge, transparency, and expert guidance to fundraisers and grantmakers solving social problems through philanthropy.

  • Grantmakers in Health Details

    Nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to helping foundations and corporate giving programs improve the health of all people. Its mission is to foster communication and collaboration among grantmakers and others, and to help strengthen the grantmaking community's knowledge, skills, and effectiveness.