Application Process


Up to three applicants are accepted annually on a competitive basis.

How to apply

  1. Determine eligibility
    Contact Cori L. Chvosta at 507-266-9092 or Nicole P. Sandhu, M.D., Ph.D., at 507-538-7946 to determine if you are eligible to apply before submitting application materials
  2. Review application materials
    Review the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education required application materials.
  3. Complete the application
    Once eligibility to apply has been determined, complete the online application for the General Internal Medicine Fellowship, specifying to which training track you wish to apply. Applicants must use ApplyYourself, a third party application service. Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education does not process printed applications to this program. No matching program services are used.
  4. Submit supporting materials
    Submit the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education required application materials and a letter of recommendation from your residency program director or your department chair to:
    Cori L. Chvosta
    Education Coordinator, General Internal Medicine Fellowship
    Mayo Clinic
    200 First St. SW
    Rochester, MN 55905

Candidates considered for an appointment will be invited to Mayo Clinic for an interview with the program director and selected faculty.


While it is preferable that applications are received early in the academic year prior to the July program start date, the General Internal Medicine Fellowship considers inquiries and applications on a rolling basis. However, early inquiries are strongly encouraged to determine eligibility for the program.

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May 16, 2012