UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

 

SUMMER HEALTH INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (SHIP)

● College Freshman and Sophomores
● Must attend school and/or reside in Bronx or Westchester Counties
● Apply Online: February 1, 2018
● Application Deadline: March 4, 2018
● Program Date: July 5 – August 9, 2018

Summer Health Internship Program (SHIP) provides a six week summer placement opportunity for students entering their junior and senior years of high school, and freshmen and sophomore in college, who have expressed an interest in the health field. Students are exposed to a variety of careers in the health fields as well as to health issues affecting their communities.

Students will intern at their designated sites three days per week for five hours per day, with mandatory didactic sessions once per week. These sessions encompass a full day and include lectures, field trips, and other health related activities. At the end of the program, students will be required to attend a closing ceremony and present a final project.

Application Closed

 

HEALTH CAREERS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (HCIP)

  • College Juniors and Seniors
  • Post-Baccalaureate
  • Apply online: March 1, 2018
  • Application deadline: March 31, 2018
  • Program Dates: June –July (TBA)

This five-day a week program is for students who have a strong interest in the health care professions.  This program will expose students who have a strong interest in the health professions allow you to be placed in a community health based organization in order for you to obtain exposure to community and public health experiences in underrepresented populations, in order to bring awareness of the issues and concerns of these communities. Thereby, minimizing healthcare disparities and improving the health and wellbeing of its citizens.

Application Closed

 

AHEC SCHOLARS

  • Students of Lehman College – City University of New York
  • Entering college Juniors (undergraduate level)
  • Commitment: 2 years
  • By Invitation Only

Bronx-Westchester AHEC is honored to announce its joint partnership with the CUNY Institute for Health Equity.  The AHEC Scholars Program is a supplemental program for current health profession students interested in gaining additional training and team based non-clinical experiences working with underserved populations.

AHEC Scholars will practice inter-professional collaboration and better position themselves to join a well-prepared diverse and culturally competent primary care workforce demonstrating team-based care as an element of practice transformation and achieving more effective patient outcomes. Each class of Scholars will reflect a diverse student body with students from disadvantaged backgrounds and underrepresented minorities. 

Click Here to Apply Now


 

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

 

SUMMER HEALTH INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (SHIP)

● College Freshman and Sophomores
● Must attend school and/or reside in Bronx or Westchester Counties
● Apply Online: February 1, 2018
● Application Deadline: March 4, 2018
● Program Date: July 5 – August 9, 2018

Summer Health Internship Program (SHIP) provides a six week summer placement opportunity for students entering their junior and senior years of high school, and freshmen and sophomore in college, who have expressed an interest in the health field. Students are exposed to a variety of careers in the health fields as well as to health issues affecting their communities.

Students will intern at their designated sites three days per week for five hours per day, with mandatory didactic sessions once per week. These sessions encompass a full day and include lectures, field trips, and other health related activities. At the end of the program, students will be required to attend a closing ceremony and present a final project.

Application Closed

HEALTH CAREERS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (HCIP)

  • College Juniors and Seniors
  • Post-Baccalaureate
  • Apply online: March 1, 2018
  • Application deadline: March 31, 2018
  • Program Dates: June –July (TBA)

This five-day a week program is for students who have a strong interest in the health care professions.  This program will expose students who have a strong interest in the health professions allow you to be placed in a community health based organization in order for you to obtain exposure to community and public health experiences in underrepresented populations, in order to bring awareness of the issues and concerns of these communities. Thereby, minimizing healthcare disparities and improving the health and well-being of its citizens.

Application Closed

 

AHEC SCHOLARS

  • Students of Lehman College – City University of New York
  • Entering college Juniors (undergraduate level)
  • Commitment: 2 years
  • By Invitation Only

Bronx-Westchester AHEC is honored to announce its joint partnership with the CUNY Institute for Health Equity.  The AHEC Scholars Program is a supplemental program for current health profession students interested in gaining additional training and team based non-clinical experiences working with underserved populations.

AHEC Scholars will practice inter-professional collaboration and better position themselves to join a well-prepared diverse and culturally competent primary care workforce demonstrating team-based care as an element of practice transformation and achieving more effective patient outcomes. Each class of Scholars will reflect a diverse student body with students from disadvantaged backgrounds and underrepresented minorities. 

Click Here to Apply Now