Funding Awards

There are two categories of Burke Global Health Fellowship awards:

Research: up to $75,000 each
Research awards provide opportunities for junior faculty to conduct foundational research that prepares them to be independent investigators or to conduct exploratory work on groundbreaking questions seldom supported by traditional funding sources.

Curriculum Development and Teaching: up to $25,000 each
Curriculum Development and Teaching awards provide opportunities for junior faculty to apply innovative pedagogy to course development and teaching, particularly at the undergraduate level.

Fellowship funds must be expended in a one year period.

Does the Burke Fellowship allow for indirect costs?

Pursuant to the terms of the underlying donor agreement, indirect costs are not allowable.  Funds may only be used for direct costs.

Does the Burke Fellowship allow for a subaward?

Yes, a subaward is allowed. The amount of the subaward must not be greater than 50% of the full award amount.