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Excellence in Medicine Awards Date Announced
The American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation is reinvigorating the 2014 Excellence in Medicine (EIM) Awards program. We'll still have the same great awards but a larger audience, greater recognition, and a more exciting celebration.

The awards program will be held on June 6, 2014, in conjunction with the AMA Annual Meeting in Chicago. In addition to the celebration, leadership training, networking, and an introduction to the AMA will be provided for award winners. The application deadline is March 14, 2014. Learn More »
Sustainability Grants Awarded to Free Clinics
This month the AMA Foundation awarded $10,000 sustainability grants to three of the free clinics that received 2012 Healthy Communities/Healthy America grants. These grants will help the clinics expand their exemplary nutrition programs.

“We are happy to be able to provide continued support to these three free clinics, whose projects serve as models for improving the health of underserved patients in their communities,” commented AMA Foundation Program Committee Chair Barney Maynard, MD. Learn more »
Scholars Fund Closes on High Note
For 60 years, the AMA Foundation and the AMA Alliance have worked together to provide thousands of medical students with more than $60 million in scholarships through the Scholars Fund.

Melissa Rojas, a Chicago Medical School student wrote: “It has been such an honor to be selected... Being awarded this scholarship has really renewed my spirit and let me know that there are people that truly care about my future as a physician. Thank you.” Learn more »
December 2013
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“I am grateful that the AMAF partnered with me in my educational journey. I've been able to provide hope to aspiring minority medical students in terms of opportunities available to support their education,” - AMA Foundation Minority Scholar Thomas Brett.
Dates & Deadlines:

February 24 - Joan F. Giambalvo Research Scholarship application deadline

March 4 - Minority Scholars Award application deadline

March 14 Excellence in Medicine Awards application deadline
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