About Us

The National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) (501c3) was established in 1994 in Washington, DC as the National Hispanic Medical Foundation as the philanthropic arm of the National Hispanic Medical Association.  The mission of the Foundation is to support educational and research activities to improve the health of Hispanics. 

Click here for more information about the National Hispanic Health Foundation.


The 2024 NHHF Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Program Application will open
May 15th, 2024

This scholarship is open to any individual who is enrolled full-time for the 2024-2025 academic year in the following accredited graduate schools:
  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing (including BSN)
  • Physician Associate
  • Master of Public Health