Minority Fellowships

For Psychiatry Residents and Medical Students       

The Minority Fellowships Program (MFP) endeavors to eliminate 
 racial and ethnic disparities in mental health and substance abuse  
care by providing specialized training to psychiatry residents and
medical students interested in serving minority communities.


APA/SAMHSA Minority Fellowship

APA/SAMHSA Substance Abuse Fellowship 

APA Diversity Leadership Fellowship

Jeanne Spurlock, M.D. Congressional Fellowship - application deadline TBA

Jeanne Spurlock, Minority Fellowship Achievement Award

Fellowship Application Form 

Online MFP Application 

Fellowship Stipend Award Guidelines


Medical Student Awards Overview 

Elective in HIV Psychiatry Information and Application

Summer Mentoring Program

Summer Externship in Addiction Psychiatry

Application Form



Minority Mentors Network

APA Minority Mentor Network Tool Kit

Calendar of Events

Minority Fellowship Newsletter - SPECTRUM

        Fall 2013
Fall 2012
        Spring 2012

Video: Real Psychiatry: Doctors in Action

Listserv: APA Minority Fellowships Listserv (MFPNet) 

History of the Minority Fellowship Program 

Selection/Advisory Committee Members 

Charge of the APA/SAMHSA Minority Fellowship Program & Selection/Advisory Corresponding Committee

        - List of 2013-2014 Fellows 

        - Minority Fellowship Alumni/Alumnae List 

        - Jeanne Spurlock, MD Congressional Fellowship Award Recipients 

        - Jeanne Spurlock, MD Minority Fellowship Achievement Award Winners

More Information

For information on Fellowship and Student Opportunities, please send e-mail to Marilyn King, Assistant Program Director at mking@psych.org, phone us at 703-907-8653, or FAX your request to 703-907-7852.