Global Health Fellowship Program - Graduates - PHI/CDC


CLOSING DATE: January 10, 2022


JOB #: 18205

POSTED: December 16, 2021


The PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program is excited to announce an off-cycle, one-year pilot program to provide opportunities for recent graduates interested in exploring a career in global health. We are seeking candidates with graduate degrees from minority-serving institutions interested in gaining global health training and experience working with the CDC. Selected finalists will participate in a one-year full time training fellowship opportunity starting January 2022 in Atlanta, GA, working alongside leading experts across CDC on global health-related projects, focusing on one of five different technical tracks: Epidemiology, Surveillance, Program Management, Strategic Information, and Monitoring & Evaluation.

The PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program, implemented by the Public Health Institute, is funded by the CDC to offer qualified individuals the opportunity to gain global health experience and develop technical skills to address emerging public health threats. Visit our website at to learn more about the program.

Additional Details:



Interested candidates must have received a Master’s or Doctoral degree completed by the end of December 2021 or within the past five years (no earlier than February 2017) from a Minority-Serving Institution, including Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), and Asian America and Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AAPISIs). The degree should have a focus or be relevant to one of the five technical tracks noted above. The applicant must be either a U.S. Citizen or national (residents of American Samoa and Swains Island) but there are some exceptions, and authorized to work in the U.S. 

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates can access the application portal here. Applications must be submitted by the deadline of Friday, December 17th, 2021Applications for this fellowship year will remain open until filled. Priority will be provided to those who submit by December 17th, 2021. If you are an applicant who submitted on or before the original deadline of November 28th, your application is currently in review. The program will update all candidates by the end of December with a status update.


*Note: This is a unique off-cycle pilot program with new eligibility requirements and a separate recruitment timeline and start date. The PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program has postponed additional recruitment efforts until further notice. 


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