Robbie Simpson Fellowship: How to Apply


Advanced practice nurses who have completed or are in the process of completing master’s degrees in nursing (MSN) or doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degrees.


The application process includes completion of an online application, submission of a curriculum vitae and three letters of reference. If accepted into the fellowship program, a Tennessee RN license is required.


The deadline for submitting applications and all supporting documents is May 1 of each year.

Online Application Form

Questions about the program, as well as supporting documents, may be mailed or emailed to: 

Emily Browne, DNP, RN, CPNP 
Director of Professional Development 
Division of Nursing Research 
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 
262 Danny Thomas Place; MS 738 
Memphis, TN 38105