The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
PO Box 264
Hartland, VT 05048

P: (802) 291-2016

Director: Nancy Gabriel

Contact: Nancy Gabriel
P: (802) 291-2016

New Hampshire/Vermont Schweitzer Fellows Program

Year Program Started: 1996

Max. Participants/Year: 30

Application Deadline: February 1

Program Timeframe: April - April (one year)

Academic Level Targeted: professional school, medical school, graduate school

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: community service fellowship

Program Attributes: non-credit, stipend provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: matriculation at this school (graduate and/or professional school in Vermont or New Hampshire)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: dentistry, education (health, science), education, engineering, medicine, nursing, nutrition, pharmacology, psychology, public health, law

Additional Comments: Schweitzer fellows have the following responsibilities: carry out a community service project of at least 200 hours that addresses health needs in a local community, plan public symposia, attend monthly meetings, and update a resource guide on volunteer opportunities in the community. They also submit a written final report on the fellowship project, achievements, and experiences.