Research Scholarships

Calling MPH Students

IVUmed measures the impact of their work by partnering with physicians in low-resource countries on research projects.

A Unique Opportunity

IVUmed is accepting applications for public health student research scholarships. This program is open to public health graduate students interested in global health.

Program Highlights:

  • 3-6 weeks of research time in an IVUmed partner hospital in Africa, Asia, or Caribbean.
  • Travel, logistics, and emergency insurance funded and coordinated by IVUmed
  • Scholarship to support travel and living expenses
  • Research mentorship from an IVUmed board member surgeon/researcher
  • Help with meaningful research including investigating economic impacts of urological diseases and injuries, NGO program measurement and evaluation, and more
  • Opportunity to co-author a peer-reviewed article
  • Opportunity to participate in an IVUmed surgical training workshop during research time abroad
  • Work with surgeons and researchers in Africa, Asia, or Caribbean

Now Accepting Applications

Please contact Josh Wood for more information and application materials at 801-524-0201 or

PDF Research Scholarship Application