Fellowship Program

The NAHQ Fellowship Program recognizes NAHQ members who have made outstanding contributions to the healthcare quality profession. Pursuit of fellowship demonstrates dedication to excellence and commitment to leadership. 

Through our Fellowship Program, we recognize those who have demonstrated a commitment to excellent leadership. Our Fellowship Review Team considers applicants who have made contributions in three of the following four categories:

  • Leadership/Service (required)
  • Published works
  • Lectures and presentations
  • Mentorship

Steps to Apply


Download the 2018 Application.

  1. Declare your intent to apply electronically with a letter directed to 2018 NAHQ FRT Chair, Cathy Duquette by February 28, 2018. This letter should be submitted to Juliana Fishleigh, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  2. NAHQ will then match prospective candidates with a NAHQ Fellow. If you are not planning to apply in 2018, but are interested in working with a fellowship coach for a future application, contact Juliana Fishleigh at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  3. Submit your Fellowship Application, supplementary materials, and nonrefundable $200 fee electronically to NAHQ by July 31, 2018

For complete details and instructions for applying, download the application.

View a list of NAHQ Fellows

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