The Center for Health Policy at the University of New Mexico, a part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is now accepting applicants for 2014-15 doctoral fellowships until Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. Fellows will receive up to five years of funding support including paid tuition, a $27,000 annual stipend and health insurance, and are granted access to travel funds for research or conferences.

The RWJF Doctoral fellowship is a program for Ph.D. students with educational and research interests that include health and health policy analysis and research. The Center for Health Policy seeks to increase the participation of underrepresented groups in the nation in the development, implementation and analysis of health policy.

Eligible students include those who are applying to or currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program in a social science department at UNM. Priority is given to applicatins from Economics, Political Science and Sociology. An M.A. is not required to apply to the program. Interested students are required to submit a statement of purpose, a copy of their GRE scores, college transcripts, three academic letters of reference, one academic writing sample, a copy of the application to the Ph.D. program and current curriculum vitae. 

Applicants should visit the official website to download an application form and instructions. All materials should be received by the deadline date of Jan. 15, 2014 at 5 p.m.