- Applicant must be either a U.S. Citizen, non-citizen national, or foreign national possessing a visa permitting permanent residence in the U.S. (Alien Registration or "Green Card"). Student visas and temporary work visas do not qualify.
- Specific academic credentials required vary by fellowship position. Most fellowships require a doctoral, medical, or graduate degree. You must complete all required graduate work by the beginning of the fellowship.
- You must be from an institutional academic member program of APTR or be an Individual member of APTR in good standing at the time of award.
Fellowship opportunities will be located either at CDC headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, or a CDC regional office. Locations are specified in the project descriptions. Selected fellows are required to relocate to the fellowship location; relocation expenses are not provided.