The program provides a number of financial benefits:
Stipend of $28,000 (for 2012-2013)
Note: Non-Penn students should retain student status at their home institutions in order to maintain eligibility for health insurance, loan deferments and malpractice coverage. Students will be responsible for covering any tuition or continuation of enrollment costs billed by their home institutions.
The fellowship is paid as a monthly stipend and is subject to Federal but not State tax. However, no taxes are withheld and students are expected to file quarterly estimated taxes.
Updated November 8, 2012