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Visiting Scholar Application 2020

Application Instructions

Please review the following criteria before beginning your application:
  • Applicants must reside in a country that is included on the World Bank’s list of low and middle-income countries. View the list here.
  • Applicants must have a sponsor who is a member of ACPA. The purpose of the ACPA sponsor is to provide the applicant with support as they complete the application. If you do not know an ACPA member who can sponsor you, contact ACPA and we will connect you with a volunteer. Please note that this request must be made at least 45 days before the application deadline to allow sufficient time to identify a sponsor. Download the Visiting Scholar Sponsor Form.
  • Applicants must provide three reference letters in the application, including one reference letter from their medical/professional director. An ACPA Sponsor cannot count as a reference.
  • Applicants may only request to visit institutions from the list of ACPA Approved Team Host Sites that match their specialty. View the list of host sites.
The deadline to submit an application is April 15, 2020.