Graduate Internship 2017

Graduate Internship 2017

THRiVE to Research Excellence (THRiVE-2) project is a 5-year project implemented by a consortium of Universities and Research Institutions funded by the DELTAS (Wellcome Trust and UK Aid). The main goal of THRVE-2 is to enhance the transformation of the East African Universities into world-class research hubs by spearheading the transition of PhD and post-doctoral fellows into health research leaders.

Individuals who have just completed their Undergraduate and or Masters training at Makerere University College of Health Sciences are invited to apply for THRiVE internship for a period of six months to support THRiVE Secretariat to achieve consortium objectives including Monitoring and Evaluation.  THRiVE focuses on infectious diseases/neglected tropical diseases (IDs/NTDs), maternal, neonatal and reproductive health (MN/RH) and non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

There will be one internship award for a period of six months.  The successful applicant will be working with THRiVE M&E team and the secretariat and will also be expected to participate in writing a scientific publication.

Application requirements

Applications must be made on line through the THRiVE web site (Internship Application form) and should include a 300 word outline describing why you would like to undertake the internship.  You should also attach a Curriculum Vitae.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 30th January 2017.

Further particulars can be obtained from the Secretariat of the THRiVE consortium at Makerere University (, +256 414 530021).


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