AAFP Foundation

Apply for Family Medicine Cares USA Grants: New Clinics

Family Medicine Cares USA provides monetary grants to help new, free clinics open their doors.

Applicants for a Family Medicine Cares USA grant must be a new clinic nearing completion of the Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) clinic development process, have an AAFP member in a leadership role within the clinic, and meet specified criteria as stated in the Grant Guidelines and Requirements (2-page PDF file). Primary consideration will be given to clinics with an AAFP member serving as medical director.

Application Deadline

  • March 15
  • September 15

Note: If a deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the application is due on the following workday.

To request an application contact Sharon Hunt at (800) 274-2237, ext. 4474.


If you are an AAFP member and interested in volunteering with a Family Medicine Cares USA grant recipient clinic, please contact Sharon Hunt.

Apply for Family Medicine Cares USA Grants: New Clinics

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