Application Information

Application Information

First-year fellowship positions for the 2015-2016 academic year:

  • Applications can be submitted starting July 1, 2015. Apply online through ERAS
  • After mid-July, we will begin contacting applicants for interview invitations and scheduling; thus,
    submission of applications in early July is strongly advised.
  • Interviews are conducted from mid-August to late October.
  • Priority is given to applicants with a strong interest and potential for success in academic medicine and research.
  • The NRMP Rank Order List usually opens in mid-October and closes in mid-November.
    Match Day is usually in early December.
  • Note: Fellowship trainees on NIH training grants must be either citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.

Submit the following application documentation through ERAS:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Dean's letter (MSPE) and original transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation (one must be from the applicant's internal medicine residency program director)
  • U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) exam scores
  • For foreign applicants, certification from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)


  • ERAS - Electronic Residency Application Service
  • NRMP - National Resident Matching Program

UVA Housestaff: