Scholarships and Fellowships

American Medical Association - Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarship


These scholarships reward current third-year medical students/individuals who are approaching their final year of medical school. At least two different scholarships, funded by various organizations, will be awarded. The number of recipients is determined after all applications have been received.  Typically, 8-12 recipients in total are selected. Each medical school can nominate one person for each of the different scholarship opportunities (2 nominees in total).  Each scholarship category takes into consideration academic excellence and financial need. 

Each scholarship is based on different eligibility requirements.

  • Physicians of Tomorrow Award: Selection is based on academic excellence and financial need.
  • Physicians of Tomorrow Award, supported by the Johnson F. Hammond, MD, Fund: Selection is based on a commitment to a career in medical journalism.