Apply for Sports Medicine Fellowship

How to apply

Deadline to apply: September 13, 2019

5 interview dates in September and October

To apply for the 2020-21 year:


Applicants must be:

  • Board certified or board eligible graduates of an ACGME-accredited residency in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, or emergency medicine
  • U.S. citizens, or have permanent resident status or a J-1 visa

Applicants must have:

  • Graduated from an LCME- or AOA- accredited medical school or a medical school outside the U.S., Canada, or Puerto Rico with one of the following:
  • A current, valid certificate from ECFMG
  • An unrestricted license or residency permit to practice medicine in Minnesota or eligibility for a Minnesota license
  • Successful completion of a Fifth Pathway Program in an LCME-accredited medical school
  • Completed Steps 1, 2, and 3 of the USMLE or equivalent licensing examinations (i.e., COMLEX)

Application materials

  • Personal statement
  • Photograph
  • Residency director's reference letter (include anticipated/actual graduation date)
  • Reference letters (minimum of two)
  • Copy of current licensure
  • Current CV
  • Copies of dean's letter and medical school transcripts
  • Published abstract or title page for all publications
  • Copy of program for all presentations
  • Signed copy of AMSSM Fellowship Directors Code of Ethics for the Match 

Please note: International graduates must also provide a valid ECFMG certificate, and non-U.S. citizens must provide a valid J-1 visa certificate/copy of green card.