The Congress of Future Medical Leaders is a honors-only event held for America’s high-achieving high school students with a passion for leadership, medicine, science or technology. The Congresses are programs of New Charter University’s National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists and National Academy of Future STEM Innovators.
Inspiring the young people at each Congress are luminaries of their fields as well as leaders from government and the public sector. Congress mentors include Nobel Laureates, deans of top universities, leaders in scientific research and cutting-edge technology, as well as leaders from private industry and from across all fields.
All attendees are selected to be Delegates to a Congress based on their interest in entering the medical, scientific, technological, engineering or mathematics fields; their proven academic excellence; and their leadership potential. Each Congress has strict academic achievement standards requiring students to have a GPA of 3.5 or better.
Delegates are identified for selection for a Congress by: a teacher, counselor or principal; through academic events, youth organizations, honor societies; from program Alumni; from in-classroom surveys; or as a result of a student’s participation with the College Board’s Student Search Service ®.