The 2023 application cycle has closed. The application cycle is the first Monday of November and ends first Monday of March of each year. Don't miss your opportunity to advance your training as a nurse practitioner in this innovative program.


  • Graduated, or will graduate, from an accredited Nurse Practitioner MSN or DNP program prior to start date of Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program on October 1
  • National Board certification or obtain board certification by August 1 of application year
  • Documentation certifying you can work in the United States if not a US citizen
  • West Virginia RN license
  • West Virginia License for NPs as Advance Practice Registered Nurse or eligible to apply by August 1 of application year


  • Complete application prior to deadline to include
  • 3 professional letters of recommendation
  • Letter of intent
  • Passport size photo 


  • Call for applications start the first Monday of November each year
  • Applications due by the first Monday of March each year
  • Interview selection by end of March
  • Interviews scheduled end of March-April
  • Selection of Fellows mid to late April 


  • Notification of acceptance letters will be sent by the end of April
  • Program start date October 1