Request for applications to become a scholar in the Washington LHS E-STAR program.

Woman working at a laptop

Request for Applications

Apply to receive hands-on training and mentorship

The LHS E-STAR Center provides an exciting opportunity for early-career scientists to receive training and mentorship to build their skills and experience in transforming primary care. Early-career scientists who become LHS E-STAR scholars will receive multidisciplinary, didactic, and experiential training in LHS core competencies while leading embedded research projects at primary care organizations

The University of Washington, the Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, and diverse primary care organizations across Washington state are partnering to train the next generation of independent scientists. Our partnership aims to help integrated health systems and community health centers meet the challenges of providing equitable, high-quality primary care. 

For more detail about this opportunity and the application process, download application information


Key Dates

Informational webinar (recording)

10:30 AM PST May 14, 2024

Letter of Intent Deadline

5:00 PM PST May 29, 2024

Notice of Invitation to Apply

By July 8, 2024

Application Deadline

5:00 PM PST August 16, 2024

Awardees Notified

By October 1, 2024

Period of Performance

October 2024 – June 30, 2026