The Family Medicine Chapter Alliance (FMCA) and its Grant Awards program is a collaborative program of the AAFP Foundation and the 55 AAFP Constituent Chapters and their Foundations. The applicant must be a Chapter or Chapter Foundation of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a 501(c)(3) organization or a 501(c)(6) organization.
FMCA Grant Awards: Guiding Principles and Process provides an overview of the program. This document includes background information, goals, guiding principles used to focus the deliberation of the proposals, and an outline of the grant award process.
Since 2006, the FMCA Grant Awards program has provided $1,415,670 to support 453 projects from AAFP Constituent Chapter/Chapter Foundations in 42 states, the District of Columbia, and the Family Medicine Midwest Collaborative.
The FMCA Grant Awards provides grants of up to $7,000 to AAFP Constituent Chapters and Foundations to support projects that align with one of the following FMPC priority areas:
We encourage all Chapter/Chapter Foundations to apply who are committed to supporting philanthropic projects focused on health priority areas and reflect the rich diversity of the specialty and the patients served.
The FMCA Grant Awards application period is from January 1 through February 28 of each year.
*FMPC changed its name to FMCA in 2023
The 2023 FMCA Grant Awards, announced in May 2023, awarded $62,750 to 20 Constituent Chapter/Chapter Foundation in support of 36 projects. The titles of these projects are listed below by FMCA Priority Area and include a website link to the Chapter or Chapter Foundation that received the award.
Family Medicine Chapter Alliance Grant Awards: 2023 Recipients by Priority Area
Funding for the FMCA Grant Awards Program is provided by the generosity of donors like you. Select ‘Chapter Grants’ as the Designation when making your donation.