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WHITAKER INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM

This scholarship is available for biomedical engineering or bioengineering students currently enrolled at the University of Kentucky participating in an academic year, semester, or summer program in any country. 

Deadlines vary. Please visit the Whitaker Foundation website for more information.

The Whitaker International Program sends emerging leaders in U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) overseas to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers within the field.  The goal of the program is to assist the development of professional leaders who are not only superb scientists, but who also will advance the profession through an international outlook. Along with supporting grant projects in an academic setting, the Whitaker International Program encourages grantees to engage in policy work and propose projects in an industry setting.