How to Apply

The application portal for the 2021 Burke Fellowship Cohort is now CLOSED.

The deadline to apply for the 2021 cohort was February 15th, 2021. Applicants will be notified in March, 2021 if they are invited to proceed to stage 2, submission of a full proposal. A detailed timeline of important dates relevant to the Burke Fellowship can be found below.

The letter of intent should:

1) include a 1-paragraph abstract of the proposed project.

2) highlight the innovative or interdisciplinary elements of the proposed project.

3) describe the significance of the proposed project to your career development as a global health leader and educator.

Burke Fellowship Application Timeline:

January 15th 2021: Letter of Intent application opens

February 15th 2021: Letter of Intent application closes

March 2021: Applicants notified to submit a full proposal (stage 2)

April 2021: Full proposals due

June 2021: Applicants notified of award status