At the core of El Puente de Encuentros programming is the annual Fellowship Program which aims to support and cultivate leadership skills of culturally and linguistically diverse graduate and undergraduate students pursuing careers in the behavioral health field.
In order to be eligible for acceptance into the program, students must meet the following criteria:
- Identify as a member of a culturally and/or linguistically diverse community
- Be able to attend two seminars/month (2 hours/seminar) over the course of the two semesters of
the school year.
- Be enrolled as a degree-seeking junior, senior or graduate student by the Fall of 2022.
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
Are you interested in a profession in the Mental/Behavioral Health field?
El Puente de Encuentros offers an innovative fellowship program designed to prepare undergraduate and graduate students through mentoring, seminars, and research. Applications for the 2022-2023 are now closed. Please visit us again in Spring of 2023!
Cultural Humility Trainings
In efforts to sustain our Fellowship program, El Puente de Encuentros offers professional development training in Cultural Humility. These are process-oriented and are open to anyone with a desire to participate and learn how culture and language interacts in the world we inhabit. We would appreciate your participation and support.
We offer the trainings to our behavioral health community and also offer contract-based trainings for independent agencies and or organizations within human service sectors . Please contact us to learn more!
Come back for training opportunities in 2022!
Bridging Cultural Humility and Language in School Communities