Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Public Health

Africa, Sub-Saharan


Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach undergraduate or graduate courses in specialized discipline. Develop curriculum, courses, and training manuals. Conduct staff development. Scholars may also conduct research in their area of specialization if available.

Grant Length
Nine to 10 months
Grant Dates

August 2021 to May 2022

  • Center for HIV/AIDS, University of Botswana
  • Department of Allied Health Sciences, Botho University
  • Department of Dietrics, Boitekanelo College
Flex Option
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Medical Sciences
Public Health
Areas of Interest

While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.

University of Botswana welcomes applications in HIV/AIDS (anthropology, area studies, biological sciences, communications, economics, education, medical sciences, political science, psychology, public/global health, social work, sociology, history and environmental sciences).

Botho University welcomes applications in Health Information Management (disease coding, medical transcription, epidemiology, bio-statistics, health information management, medical databases, health ethics).

Boitekanelo College welcomes applications in the area of disease informatics, nutrition and occupational safety training.

Special Features

The host institution will provide all logistics with reference to accommodation and local transport arrangements in the first two weeks while the scholar is settling. A scholar in consultation with post may choose to work with several academic instituions but choosing one as the primary host.

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, except early career
Number of Grants
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer

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