The Leaders in Epidemiology, Antimicrobial Stewardship, and Public Health (LEAP) Fellowship
The 2020 LEAP Fellowship award consists of a flat $100,000 award per fellow for a one-year period, provided to the awardees’ training program to fund the salary (both direct and indirect) of the awarded trainee.
Do not include Facility and Administrative (F&A) costs in the project proposal budget. F&A costs are expected to be provided by the affiliated organization or institution as contribution towards the training of the applicant. Any exceptions will be identified in the notice of award.
The award period is July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021. Up to four awards are expected to be made for this current funding period. The priority of the LEAP Fellowship award is to fund outstanding individuals and build long-lasting collaborations between healthcare institutions and public health departments. The LEAP fellowship welcomes geographic diversity among applicants and their health departments. Late or incomplete applications, including those that do not conform to application instructions, will not be considered.