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We are not accepting applications at this time.

You are eligible if you:
• Wish to pursue a career as an independent investigator in implementation science.
• Have a faculty appointment at one of the MCCISS institutions or have a commitment for an appointment.
• Have earned a research or health professional doctoral degrees (MD, DO, Ph.D., Sc.D., etc.) in a discipline such as medicine, public health, social sciences, computer science, engineering or nursing
• Are a US citizen or permanent resident.
• Haven't previously been PI or Co-PI on an R01 or VA IRR or equivalent grant, nor have a pending application.

Applicant Webinar

No webinars are scheduled at this time.

Slides from the previous webinar are here. 

A recording of the previous webinar is here

Full application and Letters of Support


Submit these letters of support with the application: Department or program chair, Mentor statements, 2 Letters of reference

Letters of Intent

Letters will be reviewed by MCCISS program leadership to ensure an appropriate fit with the program.  Read more here.

People to contact:

UMass Medical School

Stephenie C. Lemon, Ph.D. at

Barbara Estabrook, project director at 

Baystate Medical Center

Peter Lindenauer, MD at


Renda Wiener, MD, MPH at

2019-2020 Timetable

Dec. 9, 9 am       Applicant webinar

Jan. 6, 5 pm       Letters of intent due

Jan-March          Consultation                available

Mar. 9, 5 pm       Full applications due

April                   Scholars selected

Scholar appointments begin September 1, 2020.