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Jim Bernstein Community Health Leadership Fellows Program

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
Foundation for Health Leadership & Innovation
Deadlines
May 17, 2019
Contact

Rachel Presslein
919.821.0485
rachel.presslein@foundationhli.org

Tom Bacon
919.219.4826
tom_bacon@med.unc.edu

Purpose

The Jim Bernstein Community Health Leadership Fellows Program offers a fellowship opportunity for a wide variety of healthcare professionals in North Carolina.

Fellowships are awarded for a 2-year period and are comprised of an educational component, an individualized project, and an ongoing relationship with a mentor centered on the core elements of:

  • Building leadership capabilities
  • Understanding key elements of the health sector in North Carolina
  • Recognizing strengths and challenges of rural communities
  • Collaborating effectively with local and state partners
Eligibility

Applicants must work in a clinical or administrative capacity in a rural and/or other underserved community in North Carolina or with an organization that targets rural/underserved communities. Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to underserved populations and primary care, remaining in North Carolina, community service, and community-driven care.

Geographic coverage
North Carolina
Amount of funding

Applicants will receive $3,000 which will support educational and training courses, travel, mentoring activities, and other approved projects undertaken by Fellows. The Fellow’s employer is expected to provide salary support.

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website.

Completed applications should be emailed to rachel.presslein@ncfahp.org.

Tagged as
Healthcare workforce · Leadership · North Carolina



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