National Initiative Fund
The National Initiative Fund (NIF) focuses solely on acceptance of board certification by ABPS Member Boards and is funded solely by Diplomates and Members. Contributions made to NIF may be tax deductible under Section 162 of the IRS code as an ordinary business expense. Please consult your tax advisor for specific information on the deductibility of such payments.
AAPS Auxiliary
The functions of the AAPS Auxiliary include providing grants for the benefit of individuals and groups of individuals in the medical field; providing programs and social activities for AAPS members and their families; promoting collegiality, fraternity and service among members; and informing the public about the AAPS.
AAPS Foundation


The AAPS Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization and is the philanthropic and educational arm of the AAPS; whose mission is to improve the quality of medical care by providing education, training and resources to medical professionals and the public.  The Foundation only operates through donations and grants.  Your donation is 100% tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

To support the AAPS Foundation or the Paul Kohut Memorial Educational Fund, click here .