UCSF Population Health and Health Equity Scholars applications open

Assistant professors have through November 30, 2021 to apply

Created to support junior faculty at the assistant professor level, the UCSF Population Health and Health Equity Scholars (PHHE) award provides flexible funding to accelerate and increase the impact of population health and/or health equity research or program evaluation. Each scholar award is $20,000 in support for funding year 2022.

The application deadline for the fourth annual cohort of the UCSF Population Health and Health Equity Scholars has been extended through November 30, 2021.

The award is designed to:
  • Supplement resources for existing initiatives
  • Support efforts to collect preliminary data that could lead to future funding proposals

Application form and details

PHHE Scholars Program

The application deadline is 11:59 pm Pacific time on November 30, 2021. Scholars will be notified of the results by mid-December. Support for the 2022 Class of Population Health and Health Equity Scholars is provided by philanthropists, the AIDS Research Institute, the UCSF Health Office of Population Health, the Global Brain Health Institute, and the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy.

If you have any questions about the program, please reach out to [email protected].


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