Scholarships

Advocacy Scholarship for New Faculty

STFM supports five scholarships annually for new faculty to attend the Family Medicine Advocacy Summit in Washington, DC on May 18-19, 2020 for the purpose of learning advocacy skills for personal and academic career development. The application period opens in the fall. 

Scholarships cover the cost of registration, travel, hotel accommodations, and meals not provided by the conference up to $1,500. Applicants must be members of STFM and fulfill all eligibility requirements. 

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Advocacy makes a real difference for patients and for family medicine, and it's easier than you think. By attending this conference and participating in this scholarship program you will:

  • Acquire a better understanding of family medicine's current legislative issues
  • Gain advocacy skills
  • Learn how to share your knowledge and experiences to inspire change
  • Find out how useful these skills can be in your efforts with Congress and in your career
  • Apply what you've learned in meetings with legislators

Questions

Questions about the scholarship or the application process? Email Hope Wittenberg.

 

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Deadlines

October 14: Nominations are due for Committee Openings 

October 14: Applications are due for New Faculty Scholars 

October 15: Nominations are due for the STFM Innovative Program AwardSTFM Advocate AwardSTFM Humanism AwardSTFM Excellence in Education Award, and the Lynn and Joan Carmichael STFM Recognition Award

October 28: Applications are due for Faculty for Tomorrow

November 1: Applications are due for Emerging Leaders Fellowship 

November 8: Nominations are due for Curtis G Hames Research Award and STFM Research Paper of the Year Award

November 18: Proposals Due for the STFM Project Fund

December 2: Statement of Interest for 2020 Foundation Board of Trustee positions due.