GCSRT Program | Scholarships
There are a limited number of full and partial scholarships available to support candidates. These are awarded on the basis of merit and conditions stipulated by the sponsor. 1
1. Harvard Medical School Scholarships
Harvard Medical School (HMS) offers a limited number of scholarships. These are awarded based on both merit and financial need. Generally these are awarded to individuals from low- to middle income countries. To apply for an HMS scholarship, please select this option on your application here.
2. Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research Scholarships
The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (DHFMR) offers a limited number of full and partial scholarships to selected candidates. 2 Priority is given to candidates from the United Arab Emirates, but candidates from the GCC and MENA region3, regardless of nationality, will also be considered. To apply for a DHFMR scholarship, please select this option on your application here.
3. SEHA Scholarships*
The Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) offers a limited number of scholarships to selected candidates who are nationals of the UAE and are employed in a SEHA facility. 2 These scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit. The extended application deadline for SEHA Scholarships is April 15, 2015. To apply for a SEHA scholarship, please select this option on your application here.
4. Harvard Medical School Nephrology Scholarships
Harvard Medical School also has funds available to support a limited number of partial scholarships to the GCSRT program for nephrologists from anywhere in the world. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit. To apply for a GCSRT nephrology scholarship, please select this option on your application here.
Deadline for All Scholarship Applications:
* The extended application deadline for SEHA Scholarships is April 15, 2015. The Deadline for applying for all other scholarships was March 1, 2015.
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1If you apply for and do not receive a scholarship, you may still apply for admission to the program; however, since candidates are accepted on a rolling basis, in addition to meeting our admission criteria, your participation will depend on remaining capacity in the program. You will need to pay tuition at the rate applicable to the date of acceptance.
2Recipients of scholarships will be responsible for complying with applicable tax laws, in the US and/or in your home country
3The MENA Region includes: Algeria | Bahrain | Djibouti | Egypt | Iraq | Israel | Jordan | Kuwait | Lebanon | Libya | Malta | Morocco | Oman | Qatar | Saudi Arabia | Syria | Tunisia | United Arab Emirates | West Bank and Gaza | Yemen
"This program has helped me tremendously in terms of my understanding and refined my approach towards statistical analysis of data, and opened the doors for an interaction with the best of people in their fields. It has certainly improved my confidence for designing better clinical studies.
This program is truly international, and it has given me a life-time's worth of experience. "
HMS scholarship recipient
Dr. Smita Pattanaik
Department of Pharmacology
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research