Friday, September 17, 2021

Funding Opportunity: Student Leaders in Public Health

 


Student Leaders in Public Health - 1st Round Applications due September 15!
During the 2021 – 2022 academic year (summer, fall, spring semesters), the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center will award 27 students in higher education $3,500 in financial support to support field projects in public health. [Syd Stagg, 2020-21 SLPH Awardee pictured left]


The Student Leaders in Public Health (SLPH) program at the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center is currently accepting applications. SLPH recipients receive $3,500 in financial support to assist with public health field placements and faculty-student collaborative projects. 

The goal of the Student Leaders in Public Health program is to enhance the public health workforce in the Rocky Mountain region, specifically in rural and under served communities and populations, by supporting students conducting applied health projects and providing opportunities for mentoring and professional development.

The first SLPH application deadline is September 15, 2021, with a secondary deadline of December 15, 2021.

Please spread the word of this opportunity to any public health students you know!

Click here for more information and the online application.