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 Winning Essay 2017 by Logan Sneed Letter to High School Counselors (PDF) Scholarship Application and Criteria (PDF)
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: (1) leadership gained through life experience in their job, education, and/or service or volunteer opportunities, and (2) shows a commitment to future involvement as a leader with the MAFP. All completed applications must be submitted to Kay-Lynn Meador no later than May 1 of each year to be considered.
Medical Students: Scholarship to Attend National Family Medicine Conference
MAFPF offers scholarships 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. The MAFPF scholarship pays for the scholarship recipient’s travel expenses and registration fee. See below for more information:
AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students -- AAFP Travel Scholarship Application 2018 -- AAFP 'Family Medicine Leads' Application Information -- Reimbursement-Policy
Annual Convention for the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians -- NACOFP Travel Scholarship Application 2018 -- Reimbursement Policy
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.