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The Houston-Galveston Schweitzer Fellows Program

The Houston-Galveston Schweitzer Fellows Program seeks to develop Leaders in Service who are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of underserved communities during their Fellowship year and beyond.  Schweitzer Fellows design and implement their own 200-hour community service projects that address local unmet health needs, while also participating in monthly Fellowship activities focused on leadership development.  We select a diverse group of 15 students each year from multiple schools and academic disciplines, including medicine, biology, education, engineering, law, nursing, optometry, public health, religion, and social work, among others.

Applications can be found at

For more information contact Jennifer Cook, Program Director, at [email protected].