Dr. Antronette (Toni) Yancey and Darlene Edgley

Fellowship Programs

The Dr. Antronette (Toni) Yancey and Darlene Edgley Fellowship for Health Promotion, Physical Fitness and Community Health Education’s mission is to develop leaders of color who are committed to fighting obesity in underserved populations through community participatory research, intervention and prevention using physical activity, and other health promotion strategies. Our approach is to provide financial and fellowship support to students, professionals, and junior faculty in the field of public health through the following programs:

DrPH Dissertation Fellowship
Application Deadline:
November 28, 2016
Award Amount:
$10,000
Notification Date: December 22, 2016
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Application Deadline:
February 13, 2017
Award Amount:
$20,000
Notification Date:
Conference Assistance Award
Application Deadline: Ongoing
Award Amount:
Up to $750 reimbursement
Notification Date: Ongoing