Program Benefits

MHRT trainees will participate in an ongoing research project with premier University of Michigan and site location faculty to gain research knowledge and skills focused on health disparities. 

The MHRT experience can fulfill undergraduate or graduate internship degree requirements or the collection of pilot data for doctoral research proposals. 

In addition to receiving a modest living stipend for the 12-week research experinece, each participant will have the following expenses covered as part of the MHRT experience:

  • Roundtrip airfare to research site
  • Lodging at the research location
  • Immunization fees, if applicable
  • Visa fees, if applicable
  • Local transportation
  • NOTE: MHRT cannot reimburse the costs related to obtaining a passport