The fifth call for applications for the Excellence in Interprofessional Education (IPE) Collaborative Award is now open as the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) and the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) Commissioned Officers Foundation for the Advancement of Public Health (COF) launch new co-sponsorship. For the full press release on this important partnership, click here.
The renamed 2021 IPEC/COF Excellence in IPE Collaboration Award will showcase interprofessional efforts to positively impact community health. One national winner and five honorable mentions will be recognized at the annual Summer/June 2021 IPEC Meeting in Washington, D.C. Should a face-to-face meeting not be possible, the conference and award ceremony will be held virtually.
Applications close at 5:00 PM PT on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. Candidates will receive notification emails by Monday, March 22, 2021.
All awardees will be featured on the IPEC and COF websites, promoted across partner sites, highlighted through social media campaigns, and acknowledged throughout member communications.
Application instructions, submission requirements, frequently asked questions, and general guidelines can be found on the Excellence in IPE Collaboration Award website.