Funding Opportunities at Brown University

Framework in Global Health Scholarship
The Framework in Global Health Program provides funding to support global health scholarships for undergraduates, graduate students, medical students, and residents/fellows. Receive up to $3,500 to support global health research, service, and advocacy activities directly linked to Brown University faculty scholarly projects. Global Health Scholars work on global health issues at foreign/international low and middle-income country sites for a minimum of 8 weeks.

Framework in Global Health Program

Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health
Fulbright-Fogarty Awards, offered through a partnership between the Fulbright Program and the Fogarty International Center of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings. Fulbright-Fogarty Awards carry the same benefits as the traditional Fulbright Study/Research grants to the host country. The program is designed for students currently enrolled in a graduate-level program and who are interested in global health.

Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health

Graduate School Conference Travel Support
Doctoral and Master’s students who present original work at academic conferences can request up to $650 in support from the Graduate School once per fiscal year (July 1 through June 30), as determined by the end date of travel. Reimbursement will not be granted for merely attending a conference. Given funding limitations, application does not guarantee support.

Graduate School Conference Travel

Graduate Student Council Travel Support
The GSC provides funding to reimburse conference and dissertation/field work related travel expenses. Individuals may receive one funding request per fiscal year in the amount of $250. Preference is given to applicants who have exhausted, been denied, or are ineligible for other means of funding. Applicants who have applied to other funding sources and have not yet received notification should also apply for GSC funds:

Graduate Student Council

Global Mobility Program: Graduate Research Fellowship
The Graduate School offers fellowships for doctoral students to pursue research internationally through the Global Mobility Research Fellowship program. The program supports doctoral students who seek to conduct pre-dissertation or dissertation research abroad during one summer or academic year semester. The program funds current research projects of exceptional value that require international research activity.

Global Mobility Research Fellowship program

Doctoral Research Travel Grant
This program provides supplemental funding for scholarly research travel that occurs July 1 - June 30.

Doctoral Research Travel Grant

Sustainability Venture Development Funds: Entrepreneurship for environmental solutions
Do you have a solution that could impact climate change? A solution that helps the world's most vulnerable populations? Sustainability Venture Development Funds is a collaboration of the Institute at Brown for Environment and Society (IBES) and the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship. These early stage venture grants are for undergraduate and graduate students interested in developing entrepreneurial solutions to environmental problems, and come with dedicated advising along with funding.

Sustainability Venture Development Funds     Internal Funding Opportunities