MI-LEND Application

The application for the 2022-2023 MI-LEND Long-Term Trainee Cohort year will be available on February 1, 2022. Please check back at the time. Program requirements for the 2022-2023 Cohort year include:

  • Completion of a minimum of 300 hours of combined didactic, clinical, and community/family experiences.
  • Active participation in 14, 90-minute didactic Zoom sessions (starting September 2022).
  • Six (6) face-to-face Friday sessions (9:30 AM - 5:00 PM).
  • Completion of learning modules and activities throughout the year.

You can learn more about who can apply to become a MI-LEND trainee by visiting the MI-LEND Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page at the link below:



For more information on how LEND Training impacts trainees and the lives of those they serve and provide care for, please view the video below. To turn on Closed Captions, after clicking on play, click on the CC button in the lower right corner of the video.


To apply, all potential trainees must complete the following:

  1. Submit an online or paper application
  2. Upload a resume or Curriculum Vita (CV), an unofficial transcript (official transcripts will be requested upon acceptance to the program), and an optional writing sample
  3. Identify two (2) people in your application who are familiar with your academic, professional, and advocacy experiences. They will be sent an email and asked to complete the MI-LEND Recommendation Form and a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

For more information, or to share this opportunity with someone else, please click the link below to download/print the MI-LEND 2022 - 2023 Flyer:

MI-LEND 2022-2023 Long-Term Trainee Flyer


If you need accommodations to complete the application or have questions about the requirements of the MI-LEND training program, please contact the MI-LEND Training Director, Michael Bray, at mikebray@wayne.edu or (313) 577-4178.