Application Requirements

To apply for the Nicklaus Children’s Health System Administrative Fellowship, please submit the following information as a single, consolidated PDF:

  1. Resume
  2. Completed Nicklaus Children’s Health System Administrative Fellowship Application Form (Including Essay Responses)
  3. Official graduate school transcripts (From all Universities Attended)
  4. Two Letters of recommendation (1 Professional and 1 Academic)

Send Application Materials to:

Mayra Adriazola, Administrative Fellow

Fellowship Application Timeline

Application Receipt Deadline: October 2, 2017
Selection Announcement: November 13, 2017
Start Date: June/July 2017 (Negotiable)

Please note that while our deadline and selection dates align with corresponding NCAF dates, our application is not submitted through NCAF.


Applicants must have or will have earned an MSHA, MHA, MPH, MBA with an emphasis in healthcare management, or degree equivalent to the aforementioned studies from a CAHME accredited program. Applicants completing the fellowship as a requirement for graduation are welcome to apply. The required application information for the administrative fellowship program is to be received via email by October 2, 2017.

Salary and Benefits

Nicklaus Children’s Health System will provide a salary that is competitive with the industry and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance. In addition, reimbursement and travel expenses to one health care conference of the fellow’s choosing will be provided.

Selection Process

The fellowship selection process is highly competitive. Each application will be given careful review, upon which qualified applicants will be contacted for phone-interviews. After the round of phone-interviews, selected candidates will be invited to further rounds of interviewing. Later, interviews with the senior leadership team may occur on-site or via video conference.

Please notice that completion of the one-year fellowship does not guarantee prolonged employment within Nicklaus Children’s Health System. Nicklaus Children’s Health System is an equal opportunity employer. Selection of applications will be conducted without regard to race, religion, creed, sex, national origin or handicap.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Again, please submit all materials as a consolidated PDF to the aforementioned contact person. Nicklaus Children’s maintains the right to modify the application timeline (selection dates) as time and schedules permit.