The scholars program is an 11-week program held in Washington D.C. during the summers. Scholars recieve a stipend upon completion of the program as well as airfare, dining and transportation allowance, and lodging at Howard university.
Eligible applicants are:
“members of a population that is adversely affected by racial or ethnic disparities in health; and/or
Have experience working in or with programs that address health issues disproportionately affecting racial and ethnic minorities or underserved communities (e.g. local health departments, community health centers, inner city/rural hospitals or organizations that conduct research on or develop policy related to health or healthcare disparities) or have done previous academic work (e.g. taken courses, written papers or participate in research projects) related to health disparities.”