Application Process

Who Should Apply
 
City of Hope seeks candidates who will complete their graduate course work from a Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education and/or Association of University Programs in Health Administration-accredited program (e.g., M.H.A., M.P.H., M.B.A., etc.) prior to the start of the applied fellowship year. In addition, candidates must hold and be able to maintain U.S. legal residency throughout the fellowship year.
 
Candidates should exhibit the following qualities:
 
  • Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Have the ability to manage multiple activities, tasks, projects and meet deadlines
  • Be self-motivated and team-oriented
  • Possess strong financial analysis skills
  • Demonstrate excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
 
 
How to Apply
 
The application window for the 2018-2019 fellowship is now open.  City of Hope is a member of the National Council on Administrative Fellowships (NCAF) and adheres to the dates set forth by the “Code of Good Practice” for application deadlines, offer dates, and offer acceptance timeframe. City of Hope will accept all applications directly through NCAF’s National Administrative Fellowship Centralized Application Service (NAFCAS), now through October 2, 2017. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
 
Application Requirements to be submitted on NAFCAS website:
 
Selection Process
 
The selection process will consist of three phases.
 
  • Phase One: A select group of candidates will be contacted for phone interviews in early October.
  • Phase Two: Final candidates will be invited to City of Hope for on-site interviews with members of the executive team in early November.
  • Phase Three: Offers will be extended on November 13, 2017.
 
Contact Us
 
For more information about the fellowship program, or if you have any additional questions, please contact:
 

Brittany Cassar, Administrative Fellow
bcassar@coh.org
626-218-0618

Talar Kakilian, Administrative Fellow
tkakilian@coh.org
626-218-6546

Austin Thornhill, Administrative Fellow
athornhill@coh.org
626-218-4978