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2020 Stigma Research Training Institute



2020 Stigma Research Training Institute

Monday, February 10, 2020
Monday, December 16, 2019


All applicants have now been notified of their acceptance status for the FIC Stigma Research Training Institute. Your letter was sent to the email address listed in your application. Please check your spam folder and then reach out to Stephanie Pozuelos of CRDF if you did not receive it.


CRDF Global is accepting applications on behalf of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fogarty International Center for a four-day Stigma Research Training Institute at the NIH main campus in Bethesda, Maryland on June 8-11, 2020. Fogarty’s Center for Global Health Studies is hosting a short-term training to promote transdisciplinary and novel health-related stigma research methods to a cohort of researchers from diverse fields to strengthen research capacity in this area. 

Participation in this Institute is by application only and we expect to accept up to 40 of scholars from the applicant pool. Accepted trainees will receive travel scholarships, inclusive of airfare, accommodation, and per diem to subsidize their attendance.

Eligible applicants include early- to mid-career investigators conducting health-related stigma research, and are affiliated with a U.S. or Low- and Middle-Income (LMIC) institution.

All proposals must be submitted electronically through CRDF Global’s Electronic Proposal Submission (EPS) website, no later than February 10, 2020 (23:59) U.S. Standard Time (EST). 

The EPS site can be reached at

For further information about this program, please contact the program manager below. Inquiries by e-mail are strongly encouraged and will result in prompt response.

CRDF Global

Stephanie Pozuelos

Project Lead

1776 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300 Arlington, VA 22209

Phone: 703-526-6765 | Email:

Fogarty International Center National Institutes of Health

Arianne Malekzadeh, M.A.

Global Health Research and Policy Analyst Center for Global Health Studies

Phone: 301-827-7855 | Email: