Application cycle timeline for positions starting in July 2020

June 6: Submit ERAS Fellowship token request
July 5: Apply to July 2020 application cycle programs
August 28: Match Opens
August – November: Geriatric Fellowship Interviews
December 4: Match Day

May 31: ERAS 2020 Season Ends: MyERAS closes at 5 p.m. ET
July 1: Fellowship training begins

Application process

To apply, please visit the ERAS website to submit your application.

For questions regarding the application process via ERAS, please visit the ERAS Fellowship website or call ERAS at 215-966-3940 or email

Application requirements

Your ERAS application should include the following:

    1. A completed ERAS Application
    2. A current Curriculum Vitae
    3. A one-page personal statement
    4. Three letters of recommendation (including one from your past or current program director)
    5. Photo (optional)

Prior to appointment in the program, fellows should have completed a three-year ACGME-accredited internal medicine or family medicine residency; or RCPSC accredited internal medicine residency or CFPC-accredited family medicine residency located in Canada.

Interviews will be arranged by invitation only following review of completed applications.

Interviews are held on Mondays between September and November for appointments starting the following July. The Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science provides dinner with the Program Director, current fellows and the applicant the Sunday evening prior to the interview day, hotel accommodations, lunch the day of the interview and up to $300 for reimbursement of travel expenses.