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“Do something wonderful, people may imitate it.” —Albert Schweitzer


The Schweitzer Fellowship is open to all graduate and professional degree students at any academic institution in the Tulsa area. If you have any questions as you complete the form, please contact the Fellowship Director. We look forward to receiving your application.


Accepting applications for the 2024-25 cohort beginning November 1, 2023.

Tulsa Schweitzer Fellowship Cohort 8 Application 2023-24

Applicant: Personal Information and Education

Will you be enrolled in a degree-granting program through April 2024?
What year in your degree program will you be during the 2023–2024 academic year?
When is your expected graduation date?

Applicant: Availability

Fellows are expected to participate in all Fellowship activities through the year (April 2022 – April 2023). This includes attendance at the overnight orientation retreat (April 14-15 2023), day-long mid-year retreat (Oct 28, 2023) and monthly meetings (3rd Thursday of each month, unless otherwise indicated).

Applicant: Personal and Professional Questions

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Project Information

The Schweitzer Fellowship experience is centered around each Fellow’s community project. Schweitzer projects are 200 hours and build on opportunities to improve health for underrepresented populations. Projects are housed at a local community agency, clinic, school or non-profit organization.
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Please include Name, Email, and Phone Number of your main contact. If you do not have someone identified, type TBD.
This individual must hold a faculty position in your program of study and be willing to support you through the Fellowship experience, if you are selected. Please list name, title, email and phone. Describe your relationship to the proposed faculty mentor.
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Please upload your resumes in PDF format.
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Applicant: Commitment to the Fellowship

If selected to serve as a Schweitzer Fellow, I/we will commit to the following:
a) design and implement a 200 hour (minimum) community-based project;
b) attend an overnight Orientation Retreat (April 14-15, 2023);
c) attend a one day mid-year Retreat (October 28, 2023);
d) attend monthly Fellowship meetings;
e) present at the Celebration of Service in May, 2024.