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Formerly the
Rural Assistance Center

Public Health Student Volunteer Program

Sponsors
Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact
Purpose

The HRSA Public Health Student Volunteer Program provides a one-semester internship at the Health Resources and Services Administration's bureaus or offices for students enrolled in a public health program.

Interns will have frequent contact with HRSA’s public health experts in one of a wide-range of disciplines including rural health policy, HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, healthcare systems, and program analysis and evaluation.

Interns will:

  • Support the management of grants and programs at HRSA
  • Participate in HRSA’s public health seminar series and related staff development activities
  • Plan and coordinate meetings of public health experts/practitioners
  • Shadow and conduct informational interviews with key HRSA staff
  • Apply skills to goal-based projects in the range of competency areas specified by the student’s school’s curriculum
Eligibility

Students must be current graduate or undergraduate students in good standing at schools of public health and public health programs in the United States.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Internships are unpaid.

Application process

Complete instructions and the application form may be found on the program website.

Email the completed application and required attachments to PHSIP@hrsa.gov.

Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Public health



For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.