Fellow Application

6th Annual Fellow Immersion Training (FIT) Program: Fellow Application

The 2017 application cycle is currently closed. Please check back in summer/fall of 2017 for information on the 2018 program.You must have a position as an incoming or current Fellow at the time this application is submitted.

Please submit the following items in addition to the application form below:

1) CV

2) Personal statement of no more than 300 words describing your motivation and goals for participation in the FIT Program, and the percentage of time expected to be devoted to clinical research during your Fellowship. Relate your interest in addiction medicine and research to your previous training, Fellowship plans, your career aspirations, and how you will apply the knowledge gained at the FIT Program.

3) A description of no more than 300 words describing a research project idea that incorporates addiction medicine and that you could undertake during your fellowship. This description should include the project idea’s aims, research question, methods and potential implications.

4) Letter of nomination from your Fellowship Program Director, detailing the percentage of time in fellowship dedicated to research

5) Letter of support from a mentor, a faculty member who will assist in incorporating addiction issues into clinical research. (Note: if your Fellowship Program Director is also your mentor, please have this stated in just one letter.)

The letters of support and nomination may be emailed to the program coordinator at Kristina.King@bmc.org.

The FIT Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). You will be asked to complete several surveys, which we will send to you. Your survey will not be available to program applicant reviewers and will not influence whether or not you are accepted. Your application will not be considered complete until you have returned the pre-course survey.
  • Please include an additional (e.g., non-institutional) email address you may be reached at
  • Fellowship Program Address

  • Write N/A if there is none.
  • Mailing Address

  • Other Information

  • Fellowship Information

  • Accepted file types: doc, pdf.


Please submit all additional application materials to:

Kristina King, Project Coordinator

801 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd Floor

Boston, MA 02118

Phone: (617) 414-6632