Since inception, National Medical Fellowships’ scholarships and awards have been at the core of its programming. NMF scholarship programs recognize merit as well as financial need. Over the years, funding for scholarships has come from hundreds of foundations and from individuals. NMF actively seeks and welcomes partnerships to build the scholarship program.
To meet general eligibility criteria, applicants must be U.S. citizens or hold DACA status (permanent residents excluded), be currently enrolled in an accredited, graduate-level U.S. healthcare program, be an underrepresented minority student, demonstrate leadership ability and a commitment to serving medically underserved communities. Individual scholarship criteria varies.