Community-Engaged Student Travel Grants

GlobeMed at the Maya-Mam Association for Research and Development

Students in GlobeMed work in close collaboration with a grassroots organization in Comitancillo, Guatemala, focusing on improving the city’s water-filtration system. Other projects include workshops on women empowerment, oral hygiene, microfinance and nutrition for the underserved indigenous community there. Students learn about health issues that affect the indigenous population there as well as skills necessary to conduct these workshops in rural Guatemala.

Grant Recipient:

  • Sarah Crowe ’18, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Community-Engaged Student Travel Grants

Funding students who are spending winter or summer break participating in community-based research activities or service-learning projects.

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