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Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

Group of Harkness Fellows

The Commonwealth Fund's Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice provide a unique opportunity for mid-career health services researchers and practitioners from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, and the United Kingdom to spend up to 12 months in the United States, conducting original research and working with leading U.S. health policy experts. Read a Harkness Fellowships brochure for more information.


2020–21 Harkness Fellowship Application Deadlines:

  • New Zealand: Monday, October 7, 2019

  • Australia: Monday, October 28, 2019

  • France, Norway, and UK: Monday, November 11, 2019

  • Canada, Germany, the Netherlands: Wednesday, January 8, 2020*

*The application deadline has been extended for Canada, Germany, and the Netherlands.

Apply for the Harkness Fellowship

Fellowship Details

Contact: Robin Osborn, Senior Advisor, International Program in Health Policy and Practice Innovations, The Commonwealth Fund