NH-ME LEND Traineeship Application

Directions for Applicants

  1. Complete the application below including typed, narrative responses to application questions.
  2. Please upload below or email us:
    • Current Resume or CV
    • A writing sample, such as an opinion letter, academic paper, or publication
  3. Request letters of reference from three people who can attest to your professional, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
    **Please note: Letters can be uploaded via your online application, emailed or sent via US mail to the address below.
  4. Request official transcripts of your current program of study OR undergraduate program, and send to:  
    Stacy Driscoll, Training Director
    NH-ME LEND Program
    University of New Hampshire
    55 College Road
    Pettee Hall 103
    Durham, NH 03824
  5. When your application packet is complete, you will receive an email from Kelly Foster at the LEND office (kelly.foster@unh.edu).
Contact Information
Application Questions

Please answer each question in 2-3 paragraphs.

The NH‐ME LEND Traineeship recruits applicants with a variety of experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives. With that in mind, tell us a bit about yourself. What experiences have you had with individuals with disabilities or chronic health conditions? With families? What interests you about the program?
The NH‐ME LEND Traineeship supports the development of leadership skills that will engage participants in positive systems change for people with disabilities. What do you believe are the characteristics of an effective leader? Describe any opportunities you have had to be a leader and the skills used in these situations. What have you experienced as barriers to effective leadership?
What is your vision regarding your future leadership role/s in the field of disability?

IMPORTANT: Please do not share confidential information or protected health information in this application.

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