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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Testimonials

Details

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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Events

Deadlines

February 14: Applications due for the Medical Editing Fellowship

February 17: Entries due for the Annual Poetry and Prose Contest

February 25: Presentation proposals due for the Conference on Quality and Practice Improvement 

March 2: Deadline to Apply to the Medical Student Educators Development Institute