WHO TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Program TA 2016/2017

This was posted on Thursday, April 14th, 2016 By in News, Upcoming Events

Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia has been selected to host an international postgraduate training scheme for masters and Doctorate level students, providing full scholarship to up to 50 Master (2015-2019). The grants are available to students from low- and middle-income countries of WHO South East Asia and West Pacific regions. The training will be focused on implementation research, which supports the identification of health system bottlenecks and approaches to address them.
TDR, the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, has provided the award. TDR is hosted at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland, where it is co-sponsored by UNICEF, UNDP, the World Bank and WHO.
Faculty of Medicine UGM is one of seven universities from low- and middle-income countries that have been selected to manage these grants. There are three universities in Africa, 2 in Asia, and 1 each in Latin America and the Middle East.  Each will serve students from their regions.
Ten (10) scholarships for Master Degree Programme will be offered in the International Master Programme in Public Health, leading to a MPH degree (2 years duration) for academic year 2016/2017
For further information of this program, enclosed please find the call for proposal and please visit our website.
Call for TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Master batch 2-2nd annoucement