2019 Summer Intern - BCBSM Foundation Grant Program (Public Health)

With more than 7,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust.

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Internships)

Our Mission: We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health. Our Customer Commitment: We aspire to be clear and simple, to help you make the right choices, to offer valuable coverage, and help you get quality health care for you and those you love. Our Commitment to our Social Mission: Increasing access to affordable health care Enhancing the quality of care patients receive Improving the health of Michigan&rsquo;s citizens and communities.&nbsp; <p><br />Our employees are eligible for several great perks:</p> <ul> <li>Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance</li> <li>401(k) with company match</li> <li>Annual bonuses</li> <li>Tuition assistance</li> <li>Paid parking</li> </ul> http://www.bcbsm.com

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Internship

Paid Internship

Overview: <p>Are you a Master's student or PhD candidate pursuing an education in public health? Spend the summer with the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation! The Foundation supports research to help improve the health of Michigan residents and provides grants for organizations who share the same goal. As part of the grant program team, you'll evaluate grant proposals for students, physicians and clinics, nonprofit organizations and researchers. Use your public health education to make a real difference in Michigan!</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Assist with evaluation of applications for all grant programs for the July 2019 and November 2019 grant committee meetings.</li> <li>Assist with the creation of RFP topics, applications, web meetings and evaluation guidelines.</li> <li>Develop grantee site protocol and conduct grant site visits.</li> <li>Assist with developing new innovative strategies for funding collaboratives.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong><u>Required &amp; Preferred Skills</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Pursuing Master's degree in public health or is a Ph.D. candidate in a public health discipline.</li> </ul>