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How to Apply

Selection Criteria

Fellowship positions are awarded on the basis of the following criteria:

  • A consistent record of academic achievement and/or future academic potential
  • Outstanding accomplishment in medical school and during internal medicine training
  • Personal integrity and a commitment to humanistic values expected of compassionate physicians

Our Fellowship Program welcomes applicants with J-1 visas. UT Southwestern does not sponsor H1-B visas for clinical trainees.

Apply Online

Applications will be accepted via the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS) beginning in July for 2020 positions. Our deadline is July 31 for enrollment in July of the following year. Based on preliminary review, interviews will be offered to applicants for September and October.

In addition to an application submitted via ERAS, we require:

  • Three letters of recommendation (one from a program director)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • USMLE scores Step I and II