Master's Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine

This scheme provides junior researchers with the opportunity to gain research experience and training at Master's degree level. The scheme aims to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level.

Scheme at a glance

Career stage:


Where your host organisation is based:

Low- and middle-income countries

Type of researcher:

Public health

Level of funding:

Studentship stipend, fees and research expenses

Duration of funding:

30 months

Eligibility and suitability

What we offer

How to apply



You’re studying for a Masters or PhD.

Low- and middle-income countries

Low- and middle-income countries, as defined by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Public health

Key dates

We consider applications twice a year.

August 2017 round

  • Application deadline

    31 August 2017

  • Decision

    November 2017

Contact us

Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.

If you have a question about the scope and content of your proposal, contact the relevant person in our Science team.

People we've funded