David G. Hall, M.D. Memorial Scholarship for High School Students
The Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Board of Trustees established the David G. Hall, M. D. Memorial Scholarship to award scholarships to seniors in schools across Mississippi who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of medicine. Our foundation will donate up to $3,500 for scholarships to Mississippi seniors during each academic school year. 2017 Recipients
Dewitt G. Crawford, MD, Scholarship Sends Resident to MAFP Annual Meeting
A generous financial endowment was given to the MAFP Foundation in Dr. Dewitt G. Crawford’s memory by Mrs. Dewitt G. Crawford to fund a scholarship so that a deserving resident can attend the MAFP Annual Meeting each summer. One Dewitt G. Crawford, MD Scholarship will be awarded each year to a deserving resident who best demonstrates the character qualities of:
- leadership gained through life experience in their job, education, and/or service or volunteer opportunities, and
- shows a commitment to future involvement as a leader with the MAFP
Medical Student and Resident Travel Assistance for National Conference
Scholarships are available for Family Medicine residents and medical students to explore Family Medicine through clinical sessions, procedural workshops and interaction with family physicians from across the country. Many emerging leaders develop their leadership skills through participation in the National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students and conferences presented by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. AAFP Application Information
NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR DOCTORS OF OSTEOPATHY
Travel assistance scholarships are available from the MAFP Foundation to attend this national spring conference for doctors of osteopathy.
FREE AAFP/MAFP MEMBERSHIP FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS
Student members are one of the MAFP Foundation’s greatest assets. To help cultivate future members and leaders and to encourage student interest in family medicine, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) provides student membership at no cost to medical students. This free service includes membership in MAFP. Students may join during any year of medical school. Please note that you must be a member to apply for these MAFPF scholarships.