Opportunities

submenu

The Program in Health Disparities Research offers opportunities for students, community members, and researchers who are addressing health disparities among underserved populations.

Pilot Grants

One-year research projects that focus on reducing and eliminating health disparities. 

Trainee Travel Awards

Travel scholarships for graduate students and postdoctoral trainees to attend regional or national health disparities-related conferences.

Applications are competitively awarded on a bi-annual basis.  Open application period is 3 months prior to deadlines of January 15 and September 1. 

Community Travel Awards

Travel scholarships for community members who are Program in Health Disparities Research members to present on his/her health disparities-related expertise. 

Applications are competitively awarded on a bi-annual basis.  Open application period is 3 months prior to deadlines of January 15 and September 1. 

Volunteer Opportunity

If you have an interest in public health and health equity, join us as a volunteer on the Clipper Clinic. Clipper Clinic partners with local barbershops and salons, where quality health care is provided to our communities in a comfortable and trusted environment. Each event offers FREE preventative health care services for anyone in the community. 

Five reasons to join the Clipper Clinic.

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity employer.