Cambia Health Foundation is proud to announce the launch of the Sojourns Scholar Program, a new initiative designed to identify, cultivate and advance the next generation of palliative care leaders. The program seeks to support outstanding emerging faculty and clinicians by investing in their professional development. Sojourns Scholars receive $180,000 in funding to conduct an innovative impactful clinical, research, education or policy project in the field of palliative care.
The Sojourns Scholar Program will leverage the previous success of the Sojourns Awards. The new program will have a national focus with the following goals and components.
Goals of Program
The program has three components:
The program will support up to six Sojourns Scholars a year.
Finalists will be notified on April 11th and a one day site visit to the applicant or in person interviews in Portland, Oregon will be scheduled, between April 21st and May 23rd.
All applicants must be available for the Sojourns Scholar Leadership meeting from September 30 – October 2, 2104 in Portland, Oregon. Travel costs will be covered by Cambia Health Foundation.
If applicants have a conflict during these dates they will note be eligible for the program.
The Sojourns Award honors exemplary leaders and organizations in the field of palliative care. Learn more.