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 North Carolina 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 complete the Common Application for a CLP Fellowship and submit to Questions regarding the application process should also be directed to this email address.

Stipend and Benefits*




  • 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: 9 days
  • Holidays: 10 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.