SURGICAL ONCOLOGY Program Candidates Match Application and Ranking Submission

Attention 2015 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program Candidates

  • Applicants to the 2015 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match will submit applications and supporting documents through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The SSO will not accept applications for the match. Applicants must request a Token from the ERAS Fellowships Documents Office (EFDO) prior to registering on MyERAS. A Residency Token will not allow you to apply for Fellowship programs. Click here to request a Token. 
  • The Ranking Entry process will be conducted through the National Residency Match Program (NRMP®). Program candidates must register with the NRMP® (even if you have utilized the R3 system before). Please do this by going to Registration, Ranking, and Results® (R3®) system, using a unique email, username and password.
  • QUESTIONS regarding ERAS? Please contact ERAS at myeras@aamc.org or 202-862-6264.
  • QUESTIONS regarding NRMP? Please contact NRMP at support@nrmp.org  or 202-400-2233.
  • Any other questions may be directed to Ana Olivares, SSO Education Coordinator, or Jenny Ramion, SSO Training Programs Manager, at jennyramion@surgonc.org.

Instructions & Deadlines for the 2015 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match Program

  • Contact the ERAS Fellowships Documents Office (EFDO) to request a token beginning June 9, 2015. A token is needed to register at the MyERAS website to begin the fellowship application process. Click here to request token.
  • MyERAS website opens for fellowship applicants to register and begin working on their applications on June 9, 2015. Applicants may begin applying to programs through MyERAS on July 15, 2015.
  • The deadline to submit your application via MyERAS is Saturday, August 15, 2015 (11:59 pm ET). No exceptions will be made.
  • The interview season will begin in August and end October 23, 2015. Interviews will be granted to candidates on a rolling basis. Click here – to view each program’s interview dates. You are encouraged to submit your application early.
  • Register with the National Residency Match Program (NRMP®) beginning July 22, 2015. Program candidates must register with the NRMP® even if you have utilized the R3 system before. Please do this by going to Registration, Ranking, and Results® (R3®) system, using a unique email, username and password. An applicant cannot be ranked by a program until he or she has registered with the NRMP®.
  • The Rank Order List Entry via the NRMP will open on September 16, 2015; the Rank Order List Certification Deadline is October 28, 2015.
  • Match results will be announced by the NRMP on November 11, 2015.

Timeline - 2015 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match Program:

June 9, 2015

Candidates may contact the EFDO to request a token to register at the MyERAS website; applicants may begin working on their application

July 15, 2015

Applicants may begin applying to programs through MyERAS

July 22, 2015

Applicants register with the NRMP Registration, Ranking, and Results®(R3®) system

August 15, 2015 (11:59 pm ET)

Deadline to submit application via MyERAS

August thru October

Interview Season (interviews granted on a rolling basis)

September 16, 2015

Rank Order List Entry Opens via NRMP

October 28, 2015

Deadline to submit Rank Order List Certification via NRMP

November 11, 2015

Match Day (results announced by NRMP)