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Connecticut J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Sponsor
Connecticut Department of Public Health
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact
Purpose

The Connecticut Conrad State 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Connecticut, waiving the foreign medical residency requirement and allowing them to remain in the United States. The program is intended to provide physician services in areas which typically have difficulty attracting and retaining physicians.

Eligibility

Primary care physicians and specialty trained physicians (including surgeons) are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Connecticut
Amount of funding

This is an incentive program that offers foreign physicians a visa waiver, allowing them to work in the U.S.

Application process

Links to application instructions are available on the program website.

Only hand delivered applications are accepted. The address is:

410 Capitol Ave., MS#12 APP
Hartford, CT 06134

Each complete, eligible application submitted prior to April 1 of each year will be taken in order of submission. After April 1, up to 5 of the remaining slots may go to physicians who do not provide medical services within a designated area but serve patients who live within a designated health care professional shortage area.

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J-1 Visa Waiver · Physicians · Primary care · Connecticut



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