Application Process

Applicants must have satisfactorily completed a Psychiatry residency program, have DEA certification and be eligible to obtain a license to practice medicine in North Carolina through the N.C. Medical Board. Additionally, applicants will be required to submit:

  • Medical School Transcripts
  • Current licensure information
  • Three letters of recommendation
    • One should be from their residency program director, and the other two should be from psychiatrists
  • A personal statement
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

If you are interested in applying to our program, please submit your application online via the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Questions regarding the application process should be directed to the Fellowship Program Coordinator at

Stipend and Benefits

Stipend: $64,024


  • Insurance
    • Professional liability insurance
    • Health insurance for fellow (family coverage optional at additional cost)
    • Term life insurance
    • Disability insurance
  • Licensure fee
  • North Carolina Medical License fee
  • DEA Registration fee
  • Vacation: 15 days
  • Sick Days: 10 days
  • Holidays: 9 days
  • Professional Education: $900 for CME related expenses including books, subscriptions and costs for attending professional meetings.

Stipend and benefits are subject to annual adjustments.