Human Development Center

Interprofessional Preparation for Related Services Personnel

Frequently Asked Questions

What is interprofessional preparation?

For the purposes of this project, "interprofessional preparation" is defined as when students from two or more professions learn about, from, and with each other to enable effective collaboration and improve health outcomes (World Health Organization 2010).

What are related services professions?

For the purposes of this project, "related services" includes the following:

Who is eligible for the scholarship?

What is required of scholars?

How do I apply?

Who is required to perform the service obligation?

Individuals who receive scholarship assistance are required to complete a service obligation or repay all or part of the costs of assistance.

How do scholars fulfill their service obligation?

What criteria are used to define eligible employment?

51% of employment time must be with children receiving or eligible for receiving special education, related services, or early intervention services.