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Fellowship Program in Microbial Risk Assessment for Public Security, Safety and Health

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With support from the Department of Homeland Security, Drexel and Michigan State Universities are offering a fellowship program in Microbial Risk Assessment for Public Security, Safety, and Health.

The fellowship program will integrate:

  • Academic coursework resulting in a Master’s degree with a graduate certificate in Microbial Risk Assessment
  • Research at the Center for Advancing Microbial Risk Assessment, an Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Homeland Security Research Center of Excellence based at Michigan State University and Drexel University
  • Two, 6-month professional internships at Homeland Security Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (HS-STEM) sites. Appropriate sites for completion of the internship include government agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security and Environmental Protection Agency, national laboratories, and university-based Department of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence.

Support up to $2,300/month (tuition and stipend) is available for graduate students. Four Master’s Fellowships will be available at Michigan State University.

For more information, please download the following poster: MRA Fellowship