This fellowship provides one or more fellowships annually to students enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Eligibility includes all graduate students enrolled at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, with a preference for students in the Division of Environmental Health Sciences who wish to focus on the area of injury prevention. Recipients will be chosen by the normal selection process of the Division of Environmental Health Sciences’ awards committee and Dr. Susan Gerberich, in consultation with relevant Environmental Health Sciences graduate faculty members (i.e., involved in some aspect of injury epidemiology and prevention). The fellowship is a gift from Dr. Leon S. and Nancy A. Robertson. Additional funds may be contributed by anyone at any time.
To apply, please submit the following:
- A letter of application that includes a brief description of the applicant’s career goals pertinent to injury epidemiology and prevention;
- A curriculum vitae;
- A copy of the student’s undergraduate transcript, their current transcript (as appropriate), and their graduate school study plan (as appropriate);
- A letter of recommendation from their advisor or another representative of the Division of Environmental Health Sciences who is familiar with their goals and performance potential.
Submit applications to:
Division of Environmental Health Sciences Awards Committee
MMC – 807
420 Delaware Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455