National Medical Fellowships, Inc. is the only private, nonprofit
organization dedicated to improving the health of underserved
communities by increasing the representation of minority physicians,
educators, researchers, and policymakers in the United States;
training minority medical students to address the special
needs of their communities; and educating the public and policymakers
to the public health problems and needs of underserved populations.
NMF support is extended to United States citizens who are
African-American, mainland Puerto Rican, Mexican-American,
American Indian, Alaska Natives or Native Hawaiians and who
are enrolled in MD-degree-granting programs accredited by
the Association of American Medical Colleges Liaison Committee
on Medical Education or at DO-degree-granting programs in
the United States or Puerto Rico accredited by the American
Osteopathic Association Bureau of Professional Education.