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Montana J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Sponsor
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

Brandy Kincheloe
406.444.3934
bkincheloe@mt.gov

Purpose

The Montana 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 Montana, 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 that typically have difficulty attracting and retaining physicians.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are primary care physicians that have completed at least a 3-year residency and hold or have applied for a license to practice in Montana. Preference is given to physicians who practice in:

  • Family Practice
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • General Psychiatry
Geographic coverage
Montana
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 additional guidance and application instructions are available on the program website.

Completed applications should be mailed to:

J-1 Coordinator, Primary Care Office
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
1400 East Broadway Room A-116
Helena, MT 59620-2951

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · J-1 Visa Waiver · Physicians · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Primary care · Montana



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