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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions
Is this the same program as the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Clinical Scholars Program?
How is the NCSP different from the legacy RWJF Clinical Scholars Program?
Why is this a “national” program? How are the sites coordinating their efforts?
How is the NCSP similar to the legacy RWJF Clinical Scholars Program?
How long is the program, and when would I start?
How will Scholars spend their time during the program?
Can I earn a master's degree?
Who is eligible to apply?
How many sites should I apply to?
When do I find out if I am invited to interview at an NCSP site?
How many sites may I interview at?
Do NCSP Scholars receive a stipend?
Will I be eligible for the NIH Loan Repayment Program?
How are non-VA positions funded and do they incur any obligations?