Fee Assistance Program

The AAMC Fee Assistance Program assists those who, without financial assistance, would be unable to take the Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®), apply to medical schools that use the American Medical College Application Service® (AMCAS®), and more.

Who Is Eligible to Participate in the Fee Assistance Program?

Learn the eligibility requirements for the Fee Assistance Program, including citizenship status, parental information, award limits, and benefits.

What Are the Benefits of the Fee Assistance Program?

The Fee Assistance Program benefits are subject to change. If you are approved for fee assistance during the 2017 calendar year, you will receive the following:

What You Need to Apply

The Fee Assistance Program application asks for general information and financial information about you, your spouse (if applicable), and all of your living parents.

Fee Assistance Program Application Guide

The information below will assist you as you proceed through the application, submission, and post-submission processes.

Fee Assistance Program FAQs

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the AAMC Fee Assistance Program application process and the required documentation.
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Program Status
The 2017 Fee Assistance Program application is currently open.

The Fee Assistance Program Application Tutorial

This tutorial provides important information about the Fee Assistance Program and key steps to complete the application, including necessary financial documents you will need to apply.

Financial Aid Resources

The AAMC's FIRST (Financial Information, Resources, Services, and Tools) program provides free resources to help you make wise financial decisions. 

Contact the Fee Assistance Program

Attn: Fee Assistance Program
655 K Street N.W., Suite 100
Washington, DC 20001

Fax: 202-828-1120

Sending Email? Please include your name, AAMC ID, and a detailed explanation of how we can help in your email. Sorry, we're unable to accept attachments.

Canadian Fee Assistance Program:
Questions? Visit AFMC’s website at - www.afmc.ca/en/mcat-fee-assistance-program

Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. ET, Closed Wednesday, 3-5 p.m. ET

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