Careers that Make a Difference

National Medical Fellowships (NMF), founded in 1946, is the nation’s premier organization providing scholarships for medical students and health care professionals from groups underrepresented in medicine. NMF seeks to empower and support aspiring physicians and health professionals underrepresented in medicine to contribute to the health of our nation. We envision a diverse health care workforce which will have the leadership, commitment, and cultural competency to achieve health equity. NMF’s mission is to provide scholarships and support for underrepresented minority students in medicine and the health professions.

NMF values a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture—people of color, women, individuals with disabilities, immigrants, and people from other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply for positions with our team.

NMF does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, age, creed, religion, physical ability, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, sexual orientation, previous incarceration, veteran status, union membership or activism, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law.

Available Positions

Program Director, Clinical Research Portfolio

NMF seeks to hire an energetic Program Director to lead the implementation of projects within the Clinical Research Portfolio / Post-graduate Programs. The growing portfolio includes the NMF Diverse Clinical Investigator Training Institute (DCITI). This program seeks to increase the number of underrepresented Black, Indigenous Persons of Color clinical investigators as part of the strategy to increase the diversity of patients enrolled in clinical trials and enhance the development of community-informed therapeutics for all populations. Sponsorship funds, training, and tools will be provided to participating emerging investigators to support the implementation of clinical trials.

Program Coordinator, Diversity in Research Programs Portfolio

NMF is a scholarship granting organization with a growing portfolio of clinical research training, scholarship, and service-learning programs. The Program Coordinator reports to the Program Manager, Diversity in Research Programs Portfolio, and collaborates with program staff and partners to plan, execute, and evaluate program activities. Successful candidates will have experience in program coordination and be highly organized self-starters who work well independently and as part of a high-performing team.

"I love working at NMF! The work we do is rewarding and my coworkers are wonderful!"