AMA Leadership Awards

AMA Leadership Awards

To recognize medical students, residents/fellows and new physicians who demonstrate commitment to service, community involvement, altruism, leadership and dedication to patient care.  Recipients will attend a leadership training program, an awards banquet and the AMA National Advocacy Conference.

All Leadership Awards are self-nominated, with applicants responsible for submitting all appropriate materials and documentation.

To qualify, applicants must demonstrate outstanding leadership in the areas of advocacy, community service, public health and/or education and be either:

  • A medical student enrolled in an accredited medical school
  • A resident physician enrolled in an accredited residency program, or a fellow physician enrolled in a fellowship program
  • An early-career physician under the age of 40 or in his or her first eight years of practice following residency/fellowship

Applications available at or contact the financial aid office to have one emailed to you.

Application deadline:  February 10, 2017