2020 CUGH Conference  I  April 18 - 20, 2020  I  Satellite Sessions  April 17, 2020  |  Washington Hilton Hotel  I  Washington, DC​​

Honors

Awards, Bursaries, and Competitions

BURSARIES
COMPETITIONS
THE LANCET GLOBAL HEALTH - CUGH
BEST STUDENT POSTER COMPETITION
The Lancet/CUGH will award six (6) $500 awards to six (6) student poster presentations - one for the best of each track .

Students/Trainees who wish to compete must submit an abstract for presentation, and opt in to compete on the abstract form.

​Competition is open to abstracts addressing a project or activity conducted by an individual(s) with student/Trainee status during the project period. The project, program, activity to be presented must be completed by July 31, 2019.


Submissions Open: May 15, 2019
Submissions Deadline: August 25, 2019


REFLECTION IN GLOBAL HEALTH
ESSAY CONTEST
Reflection is a powerful tool in global health education and practice. All current undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate trainees as well as GH practitioners are invited to submit essays to reflect upon the meaning and lessons learned from global health experiences.


These may be in a research, educational, clinical, or service capacity. The impacts of these experiences on professional development and personal growth are revealed in new partnerships, insights into cross-cultural or ethical issues and ideas for change.  

Submissions Open: June 1, 2019

Submissions Deadline: September 30, 2019

More Information | Submit an Essay - Coming Soon!


AWARDS
2020 CUGH LEADERSHIP AWARDS
The Consortium of Universities for Global Health wishes to acknowledge the accomplishments and commitment of outstanding individuals who contribute to the advancement of global health worldwide. CUGH has three awards that will be presented at its annual Global Health Conference. 

Award Categories:
  • CUGH Distinguished Leadership Award
  • CUGH Hall-Sewankambo Mid-Career Leadership Award
  • CUGH/Wasserheit Young Leader Award

Submissions Open: June 1, 2019
Submissions Deadline:
September 15, 2019​​

CUGH-PULITZER CENTER 6TH ANNUAL
GLOBAL HEALTH VIDEO COMPETITION
CUGH's 7th Annual Video Competition in partnership wtih The Pulitzer Center will showcase important global health health issues and innovations. Winners will be recognized at the 11th Annual CUGH Conference April 18 - 20, 2020 in Washington, DC.

2 Submission Categories:
  • Global Health Advocacy - Outlines a compelling global health challenge
  • Innovations in Global Health - Showfcases a high impact innovation in global health

Submissions Open: TBA
Submissions Deadline: TBA

More Information | Submit a Video - TBA
VELJI AWARDS
FOR GLOBAL HEALTH EXCELLENCE

The Velji Family Foundation annually celebreates global health education, research and servie by honoring individuals and projects that demonstrate committed, creative approaches to serving underservped populations.


Nominations can be made in four categories. Awardees are recognized at the annual conference and each receive a plaque and and a small monetary award to support onging global health activities.

Submissions Open: June 1, 2019
Submissions Deadline: September 30, 2019

More Information | Submit a Nomination - Coming Soon!
2020 UNTOLD STORIES
OF GLOBAL HEALTH COMPETITION
CUGH, NPR's Goats and Soda Blog, and Global Health NOW (GHN) from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health share the goal of raising awareness about health issues around the world. We invite you to nominate an issue you feel deserves urgent attention, whether you've worked on it firsthand or come across it in your travels. 

Submissions Open: July 1, 2019
Submissions Deadline: October 30, 2019  

More Information | Submit an Issue - Coming Soon!