Application Checklist and Submission Instructions for the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Accepting applications for 2016-2017: NOW

Completed applications should include:

  • Completed application form
  • Current CV (Please make sure your CV includes the following information:
    • Education
    • Dissertation or thesis
    • Awards, honors, fellowships, scholarships, grants
    • Professional experience
    • Publications, invited papers, exhibits, conference presentations, etc.
    • Teaching, research interests
    • Academic Service
  • Four letters of recommendation (completed and submitted on official letterhead) with recommendation forms from leaders in the field of public health who can attest to the applicant’s presence and capacity in the field of public health including: (a) dissertation chair (b) faculty advisor (c) community health professional and (d) applicant’s choice
  • Official, sealed transcripts from all schools attended (including the most recently completed quarter/semester of your current school

If selected for the award:

  • Verification of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency

Application deadline:

February 13, 2017


For Applicants:

Step 1 Use the following link to upload completed, application materials:

Step 2 Mail official, sealed transcripts to:

Attn.: Dr. Antronette (Toni) Yancey and Darlene Edgley
DrPH Fellowship Award
PO Box 78151
Los Angeles, CA 90016

For Recommenders:

Step 1 Use the following link to upload completed recommendation forms and accompanying letters of recommendation (on official letterhead):


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