Call for Applications: CHILD Global Research Fellowship

The CHILD Global Research Fellowship (CHILD-GRF) programme is now accepting applications from promising early-career research scholars in Uganda for the 2022 cohort.

Application Deadline is 10th January 2022.

The CHILD Global Research Fellowship is  3-year training program designed to provide state-of-the-art methods training, mentoring, and “hands-on” research experience to promising early career research scholars from Uganda.


- Early career researchers from Uganda

- Advanced scholars (PhD student, recent PhD graduate (within 5 years), or medical doctor)

- Interest in child and adolescent health/mental health and HIV/AIDS within resource constrained settings


- Annual stipend for 3 years

-Year 1 includes year-long training, including intensive 10-week online summer training

-Years 2 and 3 include 6 weeks of summer training to be conducted at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, USA (subject to pandemic restrictions)

-$5,000 pilot research funds in Year 2

 -Research training in foundational research skills & knowledge

-Ongoing mentorship and support

For information about upcoming virtual information sessions, visit

See attached documents for more information on how to apply and the upcoming virtual information sessions.

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