Whitaker International Fellows Program
The Whitaker International Fellows Program sends young biomedical engineers anywhere outside the U.S. or Canada for one or more of the following activities:
- Conducting academic or scientific research in a university or laboratory or
- Pursuing coursework at an academic institution or
- Interning at a policy institute, or in an industrial or non-profit setting
- Other options are possible
Students must be in the field of biomedical engineering/bioengineering or a closely-related field (Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with substantive interest and background in Biomedicine). Whitaker Fellows can be seniors and recent graduates within 3 years of their most recent degree. Fellows go abroad for one academic year (9-12 months).