AMA Physicians of Tomorrow

Applications for this cycle will open on Monday, October 2, 2023. The deadline to apply and upload all associated materials is Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. CST. No late submissions will be accepted

Our Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarship program distributes $10,000 tuition assistance scholarships to medical students approaching their final year of school. The AMA Foundation has had a long-standing tradition of supporting medical students. Since 1950, we have awarded over $61 million in scholarships. With 12 scholarship categories and a variety of focus areas, including serving those underrepresented in medicine, the AMA Foundation works to recognize a diverse cohort of medical students each year. All students may apply for the Physicians of Tomorrow scholarships, regardless of AMA membership status.


  • Must be nominated through the medical school dean’s office or the dean’s designate and currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. allopathic or osteopathic medical school
  • All nominees must be rising final-year medical students set to graduate in May/June
  • Applications are due in February before the start of your final-year
  • Must be permanent residents or citizens of the United States or have DACA status

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