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Institute for Global Tobacco Control

Eligibility and Obligations


Prospective applicants from low- and middle-income countries must meet the following program requirements to apply for an IGTC Scholarship:

Prospective applicants from the US and other high-income countries are not eligible for the IGTC Scholarship; however, they are welcome to apply for the Certificate Program and complete it at their own cost. Please note the OPAL Scholarship is provided to all accepted applicants and covers one-third of the usual tuition cost. For more information on applying to the Certificate Program without the IGTC Scholarship, please visit the website.


IGTC Scholarship applicants must meet the following obligations: