Coverdell Fellows Program

Pitt Public Health and the Center for Global Health are proud to announce a partnership with the Peace Corps Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program, which will provide qualified Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) financial support towards a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree as well as experience working with local underserved communities.

Coverdell Fellows will receive a 25 percent tuition + fees scholarship for up to four academic terms of study. RPCVs interested in pursuing an MPH degree in BCHS, EPIDEM, HPM, or IDM are eligible to apply.

Apply by checking the RPCV box on your SOPHAS application!

Just check the SOPHAS Peace Corps box

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For more information, contact   

Joanne Russell 

Coverdell Application Deadline

Your application is due March 15.

Applicants must submit their final SOPHAS applications with all required documentation by this date to be considered.

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RPCVs & Pitt Public Health

Pitt Public Health has a long history of collaboration with the Peace Corps and proudly recognizes dozens of RPCVs among our student body, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Explore their profiles.