Application Procedure

The Health Resource Service Administration (HRSA) funds the fellowship. Federal guidelines restrict the fellowship to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.  Recent residency graduates can expect compensation of approximately $ 71,637 plus full coverage of the tuition fees at the School of Public Health. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from underrepresented minorities.

Positions are available for July 2020. Interviews are granted on a rolling basis; the deadline for submission is October 15, 2019.

Interested candidates can download an application below or it can be obtained from the Division of General Medicine (212) 305-9379, General Pediatrics at  (212) 305-6227 or Center for Family and Community Medicine (212) 304-5214.

The completed application includes the following:

-          A standard application form with demographic information

-          A personal statement, of no more than 500 words, with background, interests, and  career goals of the applicant

-          A copy of  your C.V., with emphasis in research experiences

-          Two letters   of recommendation from faculty members (a letter from the chairman of the       Department of Medicine/Pediatrics/Family Medicine, as per field, or residency program director is recommended).

Download the Application Form.

Online Application .

Applications should be addressed as follows:

Pediatric candidates:

Melissa Stockwell MD, MPH

Division of Child and Adolescent Health, Columbia University

622 West 168th Street, VC417, New York, NY 10032

Tel (212) 305-6227

Fax (212) 305-8819

Internal Medicine candidates:

Steven Shea MD, MS

Division of General Medicine, Columbia University

630 West 168th Street, PH 15, New York, NY 10032

Tel (212) 305-9379

Fax (212) 305-9349

Family Medicine candidates:

Richard Younge, MD, MPH

Center for Family and Community Medicine, Columbia University

630 West 168th Street PO Box 100, New York NY 10032

Tel (212) 304-7244

Fax (212) 544-1938