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Application and Program Details

The Executive Fellowship is a paid 12-month program housed at ASHP Headquarters in Bethesda, Maryland that provides fellow(s) with hands-on training in all facets of not-for-profit association leadership and management, with areas of focus including the following:

  • Executive Leadership and Governance
  • Advocacy
  • Membership Recruitment and Retention
  • Practice and Standards Development
  • Publishing
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Strategic Planning
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Governance
  • Public Relations
  • Educational Program Development
  • Information Technology
  • Product and Program Development
  • Accreditation
  • Conference and Convention Management

Read the Executive Fellowship Program Learning Objectives.

Fellowship Stipend and Benefits

  • $56,000
  • Medical/prescription drug/vision and dental through ASHP’s group plans
  • Paid vacation leave
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Financial support for selected meetings


  • Graduate of an ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy
  • Eligible for licensure to practice pharmacy in a U.S. state or territory
  • Completion of an ASHP-accredited residency is preferred
  • Strong involvement as a volunteer leader
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills, and emotional intelligence
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. ASHP is unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa.


To apply for the Executive Fellowship in Association Leadership and Management, submit the following materials by January 5, 2024:

Through the application portal:

Via email at [email protected]:

  • Three (3) letters of recommendation

The Executive Fellowship in Association Leadership and Management program does not participate in the ASHP Residency Matching Program and Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Services (PhORCAS).

For more information, contact us at [email protected].

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