Student Opportunities

Southcentral Foundation’s Nuka System of Care is a relationship-based, customer-owned approach to transforming health care, improving outcomes and reducing costs.

Recognized as one of the world’s leading examples of health care redesign and a recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award, Southcentral Foundation offers several limited opportunities for students to discover and learn about primary care best practices, data and information management, integrated care, behavioral health, workforce development, improvement and innovation, and more.

Primary Care Fellowship


11-month program

Student Expereince


Extended-length, hands-on experience

Steve Tierney Speaking to Attendees


Short-term, observation experience

Additional Resources

Professional Development

Information on the Alaska Geriatrics Interdisciplinary Leadership Development Program, a partnership program between University of Alaska Anchorage and Southcentral Foundation

Research Intern

Information on and applications for SCF’s Research Associate Internship

Research Tribal Review

Information on the Tribal review process associated with conducting research studies at SCF