Research Fellowships

Research abroad is a great way to explore ­another part of the world while gaining important academic experience. The Dickey Center offers funding for a limited number of fellowships in the areas of health, the environment and human development.

Undergraduate, graduate, and joint-degree students are eligible for various research opportunities in select locations. Chiquita Palha de Sousa '13 worked at a clinic in Haiti.

Sam Streeter at Denali

Stefansson Fellowships support student participation on faculty research in Arctic and high-latitude locations. Sam Streeter '13 worked with Professor Erich Osterberg in Denali National Park. 

Stefansson Fellowships also support student-designed research projects. Anna Gleizer '14 circumnavigated Russia's Lake Baikal and collected water samples to analyze the effects of climate change.

Global Health Initiative

GHI offers internships and research opportunities at a wide range of international and domestic sites where students can apply their knowledge and skills to real world health challenges while exploring various career paths.

Human Development Fellowship

A 2-year Fellowship that offers paid research assistantships in human development with faculty mentors. These research assistantships provide advanced analytical training and catalyze professional opportunities. 

Stefansson Fellowship

The Institute of Arctic Studies can provide students with valuable field experience in an Arctic or high-latitude location. Students can design their own research projects or join faculty research projects in any field of study. 

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