Other Opportunities

We encourage you to check out these other opportunities to get involved in the global health movement!

Fellowships and Internships:

Scholarships:

  • African Women Public Service Fellowship at NYU’s Wagner School:  African women who are committed to public service in their country can study in one of two graduate programs: the two-year Master of Public Administration or the one-year Executive MPA: Concentration on International Public Service Organizations.
  • Fulbright Scholarships:  The Fulbright Program offers grants to study, teach and conduct research for U.S. citizens to go abroad and non-U.S. citizens to come to the United States.
  • Government of Canada’s Scholarships for Non-Canadians:  Awards available to foreign students for study/research in Canada.
  • P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship:  Scholarships for international women students to pursue graduate study in the United States and Canada. Applicants must first be admitted to graduate school.
  • Australia Awards Africa:  A cornerstone of the Australian Government’s development assistance program for Africa–provides access to postgraduate education, training and professional development opportunities for suitably qualified Africans from eligible countries.

Other Fellowship Opportunities:

  • Africa Volunteer Corps:  Africa Volunteer Corps (AVC) is a six-months to one-year program that unites passionate, qualified African volunteers with African NGOs to deepen their impact and empower Africans to play a vital role in shaping Africa’s future. One-year.
  • AmeriCorps:  One year renewable year of service for domestic applicants with placements across the United States.
  • Peace Corps:  Sends Americans abroad for two-year immersion and volunteer experience.
  • Princeton in Africa:  Princeton in Africa seeks to develop young leaders committed to Africa’s advancement. To accomplish this, they offer opportunities for service through year-long fellowships with a variety of organizations that work across the African continent.
  • Unite for Sight:  Unite For Sight’s Global Impact Corps is an immersive global health education program that is designed for students and professionals with various interests and diverse backgrounds.  Unite For Sight Global Impact Fellows support and assist local doctors and are transported to the villages, where each clinic provides 100-300 patients with care on a daily basis.   Program participation options are flexible, ranging from 1 week to multiple months, or a full year.

Job Search Sites:

  • Careers in NonProfits:  Connects the best people with the best causes, serving Washington, D.C, Maryland, Chicago, Virginia, and Atlanta.   
  • Common Good Careers:  Provides opportunities to join nonprofit organizations in various locations in the U.S. Additionally, they enable innovative nonprofits to build strong organizations through the recruitment, retention, and development of outstanding talent.
  • Idealist:  Gives people and organizations a place online to exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters, and take steps toward building a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives.
  • Net Impact’s Career Center:  Mobilizes students and professionals to build skills and find their paths to make a difference in their careers.
  • Social Impact Jobs:  If you are looking for a workplace that aligns with your purpose, you’ll find exciting global opportunities from an array of organizations that drive positive change into the world.