Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship

At this time the the Australian–American Health Policy Fellowship is undergoing a formal review and no fellowship is being offered in 2018-19. We look forward to keeping you updated on future funding opportunities. 

The Commonwealth Fund has, since 2004, proudly co-sponsored the Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship (formerly the Packer Policy Fellowships). This program offers a unique opportunity for outstanding, mid-career U.S. professionals—academics, government officials, clinical leaders, decision makers in managed care and other private health care organizations, and journalists—to spend up to 10 months in Australia conducting research and working with Australian health policy experts on issues relevant to both countries. A total of 20 fellows, who profiles can be viewed by clicking on the button to the right, have participated in the Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship with the Fund’s support.

Watch the recording of our 2014 informational webinar.

Application for the Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship

Fellowship Announcement

About the Fellowship

Selected Fellowship Highlights

The Health Care System and Health Policy in Australia

Recent Reforms in the Australian Health Care System

2016-17 Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship Areas of Interest

Fellowship Award


Review and Selection Criteria/Timetable

Who to Contact for More Information

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