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Appalachian Health Graduate Fellowship 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.

Community & Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky
Mar 17, 2023

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The Community and Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky offers a two-year fellowship for Appalachian students enrolled in graduate education in a health field. Fellows will be expected to virtually attend quarterly mentoring sessions with CEDIK staff.


Eligible applicants are students currently accepted or enrolled full-time in a post-graduate program in the fields of medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, or nursing.

Applicants must have a permanent address in the Appalachian region and demonstrate clear intention to return to Appalachia to pursue a health career.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

$10,000 per year for a two-year period.

Application process

A link to the application form is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Mail completed applications to:

CEDIK Appalachian Health Graduate Fellowship Committee
c/o Sarah Bowker
419 C.E. Barnhart Building
Lexington, KY 40546-0276

Tagged as
Appalachia · Dental workforce · Graduate medical education · Health workforce · Nurses · Pharmacy workforce · Scholarships for health careers · Kentucky

Organizations (1)

  • Community & Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky, view details

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