Family Medicine Leads Scholarships for National Conference

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Family Medicine Leads (FML) Scholarships to National Conference are provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation. Family Medicine Leads(www.aafpfoundation.org) focuses on filling the workforce pipeline with the best and the brightest, as well as supporting the development of future family medicine leaders.

All scholarships are made possible by the donations of family physicians across the country.

In 2018, 250 scholarships will be awarded to attend the National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students, August 2–4 in Kansas City, MO. 


Scholarship Categories

Early Career Student (Rising M1-M3)

Students who wish to apply for this award must complete an online application that includes three questions. Students must be a M1-M3 student during the 2018-19 academic year to apply. Application opens in January. 

Student (Rising M4) or Resident Primary Care Champion

Students or residents who wish to apply for this award must complete an online application that includes three questions. To apply for the student scholarship, you must be a M4 student during the 2018-19 academic year. Application opens in January. 

Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) Leaders

The Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) Leaders scholarship is open to current or incoming FMIG, ACOFP Student Chapter, or other Student Primary Care Interest Group leaders. You must hold FMIG/SIG leadership position in 2018-19 academic year to apply. Students who wish to apply for this award must complete an online application (including contact information for your FMIG/SIG faculty advisor) that includes three questions. You must be a medical student during the 2018-19 academic year to apply. Application opens in January.

Additional Scholarship Opportunity: Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute -- March 1 deadline

Enhance your leadership skills and earn a $1,000 scholarship to attend National Conference through the Family Medicine Leads (FML) Emerging Leader Institute. Applicants must be a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Medical student applicants must be in second, third, or fourth year of medical school when the program begins. Resident applicants must be in first, second, or third year of residency when program begins. Application opens in December.