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Application Process


One position is offered on a competitive basis every other year in the Vascular Surgery Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix, Arizona.


To be eligible for the Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program, you must have successfully completed an accredited general surgery training program and be American Board of Surgery eligible.

You are allowed, and encouraged, to take the American Board of Surgery qualifying and certifying examinations during the fellowship.

Also see general admissions requirements for Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education.

How to apply

The academic year begins in August.

The application and all supporting documentation must be submitted by Dec. 1 of the year preceding the program start date.

You must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for fellowship applicants. No matching services are used at this time. 

  1. Visit the ERAS for fellowship applicants website. All applications to Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education programs must include these application materials.
  2. Appointments are made through the Vascular Surgery Match, which is sponsored by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). You must register for the match in addition to applying through ERAS.
  3. Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited to visit Mayo Clinic for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty. Interviews are conducted during March and April.