Merck Foundation Scholarships in Medicine 2022 for Students in African and Developing Countries

Merck Foundation Scholarships in Medicine 2022 for Students in African and Developing Countries

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Are you a medical graduate striving to improve access to better Diabetes and Hypertension care in underserved communities? Then apply for the Merck Foundation Scholarships in Medicine (critically underserved specialties) for Africa and Developing countries.

The goal of the scholarship is to raise awareness for these health conditions as well as to support healthcare systems with the measures to prevent, diagnose and manage them effectively. It aims to educate and train medical graduates to strengthen their capacities and enhance the clinical management processes.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): Merck Foundation

Scholarship Type: Full Funding

Host Institution(s): Not specified

Scholarship Worth: Not specified

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Postgraduate

Nationality: Students from Africa and other Developing countries


 

Merck Foundation Scholarships in Medicine | Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are to meet the following eligibility criteria for the Merck Foundation Scholarships:

  • Must be nationals of an African country, developing country and underserved communities as per the World Human Development Index list of Developing countries.
  • Must be a medical graduate striving to improve access to better Diabetes and Hypertension care.
  • Merck Foundation Scientific committee and Scientific Committee of Academic Partners will focus on African countries with a special focus on French-speaking and Portuguess speaking and SIDS (Small Islands Developing State).

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible applicants for the Merck Foundation Scholarships in Medicine are to contact their respective ministries of health and medical societies to submit requests to: info@merck-foundation.com

Application Deadline: 31st December 2021

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