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Applications for the next cohort are now open! Apply between June 1 and July 8, 2022.

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There will be a fee of $1,000 per resident accepted to the program. Scholarships may be available pending grant funding. Please contact program facilitators with additional questions at new2publichealth@son.wisc.edu

Applications for the next cohort of the New to Public Health (N2PH ) Residency Program will be open between June 1 and July 8, 2022. Upon completion of the application, participants will receive confirmation of their submission. If you have any questions related to the application or application process, please do not hesitate to Contact Us. Our team looks forward to reviewing your application!

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Employed at a local, tribal, regional, or state public health agency
  • Less than 12 months experience in public health

How to Apply

Apply for our next cohort here. As part of the application process, please submit a personal statement and current resume.

The Personal Statement should include the following components:

  1. What led you to a career in public health?
  2. What do you hope to gain from the New to Public Health Residency Program?
  3. What are your short- and long- term goals in public health?

Please note, the personal statement should be 250 words minimum and no more than 750 words.

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