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Institute for Health and Social Policy

Awards and Fellowships

The Institute for Health and Social Policy (IHSP) houses the Lipitz Public Health Policy Faculty Awards 2016-2017, The Abell Award in Urban Policy and The International Fellows Program in Urban Studies. 

Lipitz Public Health Policy Faculty Awards 2016-2017

IHSP is pleased to announce a Request for Applications for 2016-2017. The awards provide financial resources in support of innovative, timely, applied public health policy projects led by faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

The Abell Award in Urban Policy

This is given annually to the student who authors the most compelling paper that analyzes a serious policy problem facing the City of Baltimore and proposes feasible solutions. The contest is intended to encourage fresh thinking about the challenges facing Baltimore City. The Selection Committee decides on the allocation of the $5,000 award.

The International Fellows Program in Urban Studies

The program brings overseas experts each year to the Johns Hopkins University for a semester or year of research and writing. This program sponsors a yearly conference in an international city.