For underrepresented scholars, fellowship will fund Brown MPH to train new generation of leaders

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Leaders from the Brown University School of Public Health and Tougaloo College, a historically black college in Mississippi, are joining forces on a new initiative to make the next generation of public health professionals more reflective of America’s increasingly diverse population.

On Monday, June 8, the School of Public Health launched a Health Equity Scholars fellowship program, which will offer full-tuition scholarships for up to five Tougaloo College graduates annually to pursue master of public health (MPH) degrees at Brown. READ MORE