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Wisconsin Community Health Internship Program (CHIP)

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Wisconsin Area Health Education Center System
Deadlines
Feb 13, 2018
Contact

Statewide Coordinator
internships@ahec.wisc.edu

Purpose

The Wisconsin Community Health Internship Program (CHIP) offers a summer internship to college students in Wisconsin. The internship provides hands-on opportunities for students and assistance to local health departments.

Programs in each AHEC region across the state vary, but each participant will intern with a local health department to develop a project. Health professions students will receive mentoring and participate in an intensive 8-week summer experience in community health.

Eligibility

Applicants must:

  • Be a Wisconsin resident or student attending a college or university in Wisconsin
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Have an interest in community health and/or public health

This is a highly competitive program. Most internships are awarded to current juniors, seniors, or graduate students.

Geographic coverage
Wisconsin
Amount of funding

Interns receive a stipend.

Academic credit may be possible depending on the degree program.

Application process

Links to additional guidance and the online student application form are available on the program website.

2018 program dates are June 4 - July 27.

Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Public health · Research methods and resources · Wisconsin



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