About the program

The application process for the 2019-2020 Fellowship has closed.

The WIMHS Fellowship (formerly WIMHS Scholarship/Mentee) opportunity is an innovative WIMHS development program designed to promote excellence in women’s careers in biomedical sciences along with developing women leaders and scholars in the UC Davis Health schools of medicine and nursing.

This 18-month program (July 1, 2019 – Dec 31, 2020) uses a hybrid approach, including direct mentoring, online activities, and fellow-driven activities. Fellows will be provided up to 15% salary support and must commit 15% time (6 hours per week) and work on a dedicated project. Administrative approval for release time from the faculty member’s academic leader is also required.

Target audience: Health professions faculty (Medicine, Nursing) in all series and at early- or mid-career stage are encouraged to apply.

Read about the Fellow experience

Application Requirements

Application will require the following to be uploaded as part of the submission:

  • Signed letter of support from department chair/ division chief.
  • Copy of your current CV/biosketch.

The application period for the 2019-2020 Fellowship has ended.