Application Information

To apply for PHIFP, you must

  • Meet the educational, informatics, public health, and research experience outlined below.
  • Be willing to commit to a 2-year full-time program.
  • Be willing to relocate to your assignment.

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Key Dates
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August 1, 2021 Application period opens.
December 1, 2021 Application period closes at 11:59 p.m. (EDT).

All applications and supporting materials must be received by the deadline.

Late applications will not be considered. Please see the PHIFP Application Checklist for more information.

February and March 2022 PHIFP Applicant Interviews conducted with CDC PHIFP Host Sites virtually, or by telephone .

Currently, we ask that candidates not interview in person.

March 2022 Programs make final selections and Candidates are Notified of their acceptance into PHIFP.
March-June 2022 Program conducts onboarding for accepted candidates.
August – September 2022 PHIFP Assignments Begin and fellows participate in a two-week orientation.