Application information for Nurse Practitioner Fellowships


 

Each nurse practitioner fellowship application requires the following:
 

  • Complete online Human Resources application for the fellowship(s) of your choice (including resume or curriculum vitae).
     
  • Email the following materials to the appropriate fellowship director:
    • Unofficial transcript from graduate program.
    • Personal statement describing your interest in palliative nursing; learning objectives for the fellowship year; and goals for advancing palliative care in the nursing field (500-word limit).
  • Request that 3 references send letters directly to the appropriate fellowship director(s):
    • Reference letters should attest to your interest, experience, and potential in palliative care specialty practice and include:
      • At least one clinical reference
      • At least one academic reference

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Fellowship

Timeline

November 1st  Application period opens.
January 15th Application period closes.
January - February Applicants invited to interview.
March Fellow selection announced.
July 1st Fellowship begins.
June 30th Fellowship year ends.

Application Instructions
 

DFCI/BWH Adult Nurse Practitioner Fellowship

Timeline

November 1st Application period opens.
January 1st Application period closes.
January - February Applicants invited to interview.
March Fellow selection announced.
July 1st Fellowship begins.
June 30th Fellowship year ends.

Application Instructions
 

MGH Adult Nurse Practitioner Fellowship

Timeline

November 1st Application period opens.
January 1st Application period closes.
January - February Applicants invited to interview.
February Interview day at MGH for invited applicants.
March Fellow selection announced.
July 1st Fellowship begins.
June 30th Fellowship year ends.

Application Instructions
 

  • Apply online
  • Address additional application materials (e.g. unofficial transcript from graduate program, 3 references, and personal statement – see above) to: Ms. Simone Rinaldi, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN, Director Massachusetts General Hospital Adult Nurse Practitioner Fellowship at: PHSPallCareNPFellowship@partners.org

Application Materials for Nurse Practitioner Fellowships

Job Qualifications
 

  • Masters or Doctorate in Nursing from an accredited program by January 2021.
  • Board certified or board-eligible by January 31, 2021:
    • Adult NP Fellowships:  Board certification in Adult/Geriatric Primary Care, Adult Acute Care or Family Nurse Practitioner.
    • Pediatric NP Fellowship: Board certification in Pediatric Primary Care, Pediatric Acute Care or Family Nurse Practitioner.
  • Licensure as a Certified Nurse Practitioner in Massachusetts required before start of fellowship (July 1, 2021).
  • Prescriptive authority for controlled substances in MA with DEA registration required before start of fellowship.
  • Prior experience as Nurse Practitioner preferred.

Responsibilities
 

  • Fulfillment of all requirements including didactics curriculum and scholarly assignments of the Harvard Interprofessional Palliative Care Fellowship.
  • Comply with all job requirements of Nurse Practitioner at assigned institution.