AHEC Scholars – A Community Health Care Fellowship

Location: United States

Cohort 2021 | Beginning Fall 2021

What is AHEC Scholars?

The AHEC Scholars program will prepare students tomore effectively enter the health professionsworkforce. AHEC Scholars is designed specifically forapplicants who have a strong interest in providingcare to those living in rural and medicallyunderserved communities across Indiana as a healthprofessional.
AHEC Scholars offers online learning units andcommunity-based experiences designed to givehealth professions students a deeper understandingof rural and urban health care, caring for underservedpopulations, and the importance of practicetransformation in a clinical care setting.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be in the final two years of anaccredited health professions program.(Two-year degree programs are eligible toapply.)
  • Must be available to participate for twoyears.
  • Must be willing to respond to AHEC on anannual basis upon completion for updateson practice location and activities.
  • Must submit program evaluations related toactivities.
  • Must be able to provide the necessarypaperwork to receive the annual stipend of$750 that supports participation.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be available to participate in 40 hoursof online learning units and 40 hours of team-based community experiences per year.
  • Must be willing to submit to a criminalbackground check and drug screening.

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Deadline to apply: July 31, 2021


Start Date:Mar 19, 2021
End Date:Jul 31, 2021
Apply By:Jul 31, 2021