The Institute for Research on
Poverty (IRP) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison invites
applications from junior scholars from underrepresented racial
and ethnic populations for its 2021-2022 Emerging Poverty
Scholars Fellowship program. The JPB Foundation has generously
funded this initiative.
The goal of this UCOP-funded pilot program on Child Health,
Poverty and Public Policy is to lay the foundation for a UC-wide
network of scholars who are committed to rigorous cross-training
in multiple disciplinary-specific skills and “languages” that are
necessary to produce a comprehensive understanding of the
mechanisms by which health and nutrition programs (e.g.