Awards, Fellowships, Funds and Scholarships

Financial support opportunities for master's and PhD students.

Master's

  • Awarded to a MPH student who shows great potential for future contributions in public health.

  • The Office of Global Health Initiatives (OGHI) offers funding for UB School of Public Health and Health Professions’ (SPHHP) students interested in interacting with public health initiatives and services in resource-poor settings in the United States or in a global setting. These awards are made possible in part by generous support from OGHI Founding Director Dr. Arthur Goshin.

  • This award supports first-generation graduate students attending one of the five health sciences schools.

  • Presented to MPH or PhD students in the Department of Community Health and Health Behavior who exemplify accomplishment, commitment to vocation and the profession of public health and service to the community.

  • The fund supports students’ attendance at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association.

  • This student assistance fund will support MPH students implementing their vision for important improvements in health care delivery, population health, health economics, health behavior, health administration or health-promoting environments.

PhD

  • Awarded to PhD students in the Department of Community Health and Health Behavior who show great potential for future research practice contributions to the field of public health.

  • Presented to MPH or PhD students in the Department of Community Health and Health Behavior who exemplify accomplishment, commitment to vocation and the profession of public health and service to the community.

Fellowship

University-wide

Nationally competitive