This project is a Global Grant Scholarship to enable our candidate to pursue a Master's degree in Health and International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). The overall needs being addressed are worldwide disease prevention and treatment, particularly in developing countries. The anticipated timeline is as follows:
July 2021 - Candidate completes her 2nd year of medical school at University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
September 2021 - Candidate begins her Master degree studies at LSE under this Global Grant
September 2022 - Candidate completes her Masters degree at LSE under this Global Grant
Fall 2022 - Candidate returns for her 3rd and final year of medical school
2023 - Candidate completes medical school
The project funds will be used to pay for books, room and board and tuition at LSE.
Host club members will host Candidate at club meetings, introduce her to other Rotary Scholars, and be available for support and encouragement.
International club members will communicate with her regarding progress, and will schedule her to attend and speak at club and district events when she returns.