How does Foothills AHEC provide travel support?
Foothills AHEC offers travel stipends to advanced practice health profession students enrolled in an in-state academic program to relieve some of the costs incurred while performing eligible clinical rotations in our 31-county service area in northeast Georgia while remote from their academic campus.
Is my clinical rotation eligible for travel support?
Your clinical rotation is eligible for travel support if it meets the following criteria:
Occurs in one of Foothills AHEC’s 31-counties
Occurs in a county more than 25 miles from your educational institution's home campus or from your current address
Lasts for a minimum of 8 days
Does not occur while you are receiving housing support
My clinical rotation is eligible. How do I apply?
How much travel support will I receive?
$100 stipend for a completed eligible clinical rotation of 20 days or more
$50 stipend for a completed eligible clinical rotation of less than 20 days
Up to $200 maximum per academic year
Are there other ways Foothills AHEC can assist?
Use the buttons below to learn more about getting clinical student support: