The Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA) is an international, student-governed, 501(c)3 non-profit organization established to support naturopathic medical students at accredited schools in the USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico. We provide access to unique leadership experiences and educational resources as well as increased access to information on how to succeed in our future careers as healthcare professionals.
Please see our introductory video to the NMSA below!
What’s going on in the NMSA right now?
Scholarship Opportunity from NDI
Eligibility: Each year NDI partners with the Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA) to award scholarships for NDI global health courses & internships. If you are an NMSA member, your application will receive priority during our review process.
Additionally, licensed clinicians and students from a variety of healthcare professions (ND, LAc, MD, DC, NP, RN, PharmD, LM, CPM, etc.), including doctorate, masters and undergraduate programs such as research, nutrition, global health, and international relations are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: NOW EXTENDED TO JANUARY 22, 2018: While scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis, NDI announces awards by January 31. If additional scholarship funds become available, another award date may be added.
Notification of Scholarship Awards: All applicants will receive notice no later than Jan 31st, 2018.
Thank you Bragg Foundation for providing the Patricia & Paul C. Bragg Global Health Scholarships!
Applications for the 2018 Fellowships are underway! Please click here to find the application in the Membership Benefits tab – you must be logged in to access this!
OUR PUBLIC POLICY FELLOWSHIPS ARE OPEN! All NMSA members have the opportunity to apply to the Public Policy Fellowship, amounted to $1500 EACH! Two Fellows will be appointed after review by the NMSA Executive Committee. Applications are open until December 10, 2017 and must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 PST. For more information and additional opportunities, contact Steven LaBrecque at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the Anna MacIntosh Junior Investigator Award have closed! We thank NPLEX for their continued support of student research. The NMSA wholeheartedly extends its congratulations to Maxwell Crispo of CCNM!
Naturopathic Medicine Week
Congratulations to the Bastyr Washington NMSA Chapter for winning the Golden Avocado! Many chapters have received donations and conducted fundraising efforts to support our colleagues at the Universidad del Turabo. NMSA International will be purchasing and sending relief funding and items soon! Thank you to all of our private donors for making this a possibility.
The Naturopathic Medical Student Association has placed an order of over $1,500 of supplies to aid Universidad del Turabo’s members and their communities. We give our greatest thank-yous to our private donors and student members who ran fundraising events to make this a possibility!