NM Discovery Program Central/North
Northwestern Medicine Discovery Program participants are exposed to a variety of activities designed to encourage their interest in healthcare.
Activities include tours, guest speakers, group discussion and hands-on projects. In addition, the program offers leadership, mentorship, networking, and community service opportunities.
New for 2016, we are excited to announce the creation of two chapters: NM Discovery Program Central/North and NM Discovery Program West.
Students shall apply based on county residency. If you are a returning member or a resident of Cook, Lake, Will or McHenry County please follow the directions on this page. Other applicants, please visit https://www.cadencehealth.org/health-professionals/education
Applicants must be:
Applying to the NM Discovery Program
If you are interested in joining the NM Discovery Program Central/North and would like to apply, please submit the following items:
Application Guidelines 2016: Returning Applicants
If you are a previous participant interested in returning to the Program, please use the following application:
Application Guidelines 2016: New Applicants
There have been several changes to the application process this year, so please read the application directions carefully and make sure to submit your application packet to the appropriate location with all sections complete.
Please note: Applicants will be dismissed if they are late, incomplete, delivered to the wrong office, out of order, or do not follow the directions outlined in the application document.
Mail your completed application to:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Community Services Department
211 East Ontario Street, Suite 1750
Chicago, IL 60611
Attn: Holly Manprisio
Applications must be postmarked by Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Hand-delivered applications will be accepted until 5pm on Friday, September 23, 2016
Electronic applications will not be accepted.
To learn more about the NM Discovery Program, contact the Northwestern Memorial Community Service department at 312-926-2301.