Education Funding Resources

There are a number of potential funding options for students in the health sciences who require financial assistance for their global health field experience. Some are offered through the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and many are available through various other organizations. The list provided below can serve as a starting point for pursuing some of these possibilities.


Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)

International Academic Programs

Shapiro Summer Research Award Program

Public Health Programs 


CDC’s Hubert Global Health Fellowship

Ford Foundation

Rockefeller Foundation

MacArthur Foundation

Clinton Foundation

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation



International Healthcare Opportunities Clearinghouse – (Grants & Funding section)

MAP International-(Medical Fellowship section)

Doris Duke

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar Program

Fogarty International Center