FMCC Resident Scholarship



 

View/download the FMCC Scholarship flier.

Read what our 2014 FMCC Scholarship Recipients have to say about their Capitol Hill experiences.

The AFMRD provides 10 family medicine residents with scholarships to participate in the Family Medicine Congressional Conference (FMCC). This conference educates participants on family medicine’s legislative priority issues, trains attendees on how to lobby on Capitol Hill, and allows participants to put these skills to use with federal legislators and their staff.

Scholarship recipients will be reimbursed up to $1,500 for approved FMCC travel, lodging, meals, and registration expenses.

Requirements:

  • Be a family medicine resident in good standing
  • Be available to attend FMCC events May 11-13, 2015
  • Complete the free online advocacy module
  • Agree to share your FMCC experiences through a short essay and presentation to your program, if selected

Apply Now!  Deadline is Dec. 1, 2014

The following documents must be combined into a single Adobe PDF file and uploaded to the application page:

  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • Program director's letter of recommendation outlining qualifications and commitment to time off
  • Certificate of completion for the online advocacy module
  • Document describing why you want to attend FMCC
  • Document describing your prior advocacy experience (optional)

Questions? Contact Vickie Greenwood at vgreenwood@aafp.org or 800.274.2237 ext. 6738.

Meet our 2014 FMCC Scholarship recipients.

 

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