RWJF Diversity Matters Podcast

Gerri Spilka, OMG President and New Connections Deputy Director Edith Arrington recently spoke with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Human Capital Team Consultant Jacinta Gauda on how New Connections: Increasing Diversity of RWJF Programming supports underrepresented scholars. Listen to this podcast to learn about New Connections and how the current program outreach, networking, and marketing have led to the highest number of applicants in the program’s history.

About RWJF Diversity Matters Series

“The RWJF Diversity Matters podcast series highlights strategies used by RWJF National Program Offices to increase outreach to a broader applicant pool and enhance diversity. The podcasts will feature specific topics on rethinking recruitment practices for fellows and scholars programs, considering the benefits of whole file review, creating cultures of inclusion, and pipeline and partnership strategies for greater access to underrepresented groups.”