Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Fellowship

All interested students entering their MSW clinical practicum (MSW II) in Summer 2020 may apply for the FIU Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Fellowship. If selected as a Behavioral Health Fellow, you will receive:

Placement at one of the following agencies:

  • Banyan Health Systems
  • Citrus Health Network
  • FIU Green Family Foundation NeighborhoodHELP
  • The Village South


  • $10,000 stipend
  • Tuition waiver – up to 9 credits for one semester
  • Weekly, hybrid, interprofessional integrated coursework


  • Minimum 3.25 GPA
  • Strong interest in behavioral health, particularly with underserved communities
  • Personal narrative

Questions? Contact Elise Linder, LCSW, MSW Field Coordinator at P: 305-348-4420 or at

Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you an MSW student entering your advanced clinical practicum (MSW II) in the summer semester?
  2. Personal Statement of Interest - Please provide a 500 word response to the following question: Why are you interested in social work practice focused on behavioral health with underserved and marginalized communities? Make sure to discuss your thoughts about: 1) integrated behavioral health-primary care, 2) interprofessional approach to patient care, and 3) social determinants of health.
  3. Upload a current CV.