Mohammad R. Torabi Fellowship/Scholarship

The Mohammad R. Torabi Fellowship/Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate international student admitted into the Department of Applied Health Science majoring in public health education. The undergraduate student must have a GPA of 3.0 or above and the graduate student of 3.2 or above on a 4.0 scale and demonstrate financial need. The recipient must have completed one year of academic work in residence on the IU-Bloomington campus.

Dr. Mohammad R. Torabi received the Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Public Health from Tehran University. He received a Ph.D. from Purdue University in 1982, followed by a Master of Public Health from Indiana University in 1984. After serving on the faculty for the Department of Applied Health Science for several years, Torabi became department chair where he served as a co-director of the Rural Center for AIDS/STD Prevention, co-director of the Institute for Drug Abuse Prevention, and director for the Center for Health and Safety Studies. He currently serves as dean of the School of Public Health.