Fellowship Application

Thank you for your interest in the International Fellowship program. Before you begin the application process, you will need to gather the following files on your computer:

  1. Your current curriculum vitae (résumé/biographical data).
  2. One letter of recommendation from the director of your institution verifying your plans to develop some type of training program in respiratory care and/or establish respiratory care as a separate health profession.
  3. Two letters of recommendation specifically addressing your professional expertise and qualifications in support of your application.
  4. A digital photograph of yourself.
  5. A photograph of your passport.
  6. A photograph of your visa (if you have one).

The text documents can be in the form of any Microsoft Word compatible format (.doc, .rtf, .txt) or Adobe Portable Document Fomat (PDF). The digital photo can be in any format.

Please submit all questions to Crystal Leighton, Foundation & Grants Coordinator.

Once you have these five files, you are ready to apply.

Application for an International Fellowship in Respiratory Care

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Personal Information

Are you a member of the AARC?*
Home Address*
Email Address*

Professional Information

Work Address
Do you have a current passport and are you able to acquire a visa to travel to the United States?*
Have you previously traveled in the United States for professional training or other professional reason?*
Have you attended an international respiratory, thoracic, or lung conference outside your country?*

Educational Information

General Information

Have you previously applied to be an International Fellow?*
Will you need an official letter of invitation if selected to be International Fellow?*
Will you agree to do a written report and respond to surveys from the committee at 6 months and at 12 months after your fellowship?*

File Attachments

Attach your curriculum vitae (résumé/biographical data) to include a list of any publications you have completed, a letter of recommendation from your institution’s director, two general letters of recommendation, and a digital photograph of yourself:
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