Public Health Internships in Uganda
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Public Health Internships in Uganda


  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Food Science & Nutrition
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sustainable Development


  • Aids
  • Disability Issues
  • Drug & Alcohol Recovery
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

The program fee covers all the in-country costs of your program, including the following items: 
• Airport pickup 
• Orientation 
• Family homestay 
• All meals 
• Translation & coordination throughout 
• Development training workshops 
• In-country support from your FSD site team & U.S. staff 
• Funding for the project 
• Medical evacuation & traveler's health insurance 
• Cultural excursions

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Salary & Compensation


Experience Required



Internship Requirements:
- 17+ years old
- 9-week minimum commitment
To be a Competitive Applicant:
- Working towards or having completed a Bachelors Degree
- Educational background in Finance, Business, Economics, International Development, or related field
- 9+ week commitment to working in host community
- Past work, volunteer, or field experience abroad
- Basic understanding of grassroots development and experience with cultural and economic diversity

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Online Application