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Young Global Leader Program

Young Global Leaders Program

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The Young Global Leaders Program gives recent High School graduates and rising 11th and 12th graders the opportunity to explore public health through hands-on experiences in research, academic track exploration, career exploration, participation in professional lectures and seminars, lab experiences and team-based learning.

Students will explore all academic tracks offered at the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and gain a deeper understanding of Public Health degrees, professions and career opportunities by interacting with current students, faculty and alumni. Students will exercise creative problem-solving skills through an interactive team-based project addressing a specific global health challenge.

Summer 2022 Dates to be announced in early 2022

Program Requirements:

  • Be a recent high school graduate, or rising 11th or 12th grade student
  • 2.5 GPA
  • Statement of Interest
  • Letter of Recommendation from a Teacher, Counselor, or School Administrator


For program inquiries, contact:

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