National Medical Fellowships scholarship and award applicants are required to upload the following documents as a part of the online application process. In addition to this list, each scholarship and award has application requirements and personal statements specific to its program. More information on program specific requirements will be found in the submission sections of the application site.

  • Academic Documents

    • NMF Financial Aid Summary
      • Applicants will provide the name and contact information of a Financial Aid Officer to complete the form, which is sent directly to the officer.
    • Official Letter of Financial Aid Award Offer
    • Current Professional School Transcript
  • Personal Documents

    • Verification of Citizenship: Acceptable forms of proof of citizenship include a scanned copy of one of the following:
      • A US birth certificate
      • A current US passport
      • USCIS certificate of naturalization
      • Voter’s registration card (accompanied by a picture ID)
    • Verification of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) Status
      • DACA approval letter
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume

  • Two Letters of Recommendations

    • Applicants will specify the names and contact information of their recommenders during the application process. When choosing a recommender, it is advisable to choose someone who knows you and your work well, and can attest to your community commitment and leadership. After applicants supply the name of their recommenders, those recommenders will receive an email with instructions on uploading their recommendation letter.
      • One recommendation letter should be sent from a dean, faculty member, or chief administrative officer from your academic institution.
      • The second recommendation letter should be sent from a community leader or volunteer supervisor. If a community leader or volunteer supervisor is unavailable, a second letter from a dean, faculty member or school administrative officer is acceptable.