Application for Fellowship Checklist for U.S. & Canada
PLEASE READ BEFORE COMPLETING APPLICATION
Thank you for choosing to apply for Fellowship in the
American College of Surgeons.We are here to support you
through the application process. If you need assistance with your application, please contact us
at email@example.com or call 1-800-293-9623.
for 2019 are now closed.
Apply to become a Fellow in 2020
Apply now and you will be considered for induction into the
College as a Fellow in 2020. The application process concludes with the granting
of Fellowship each year at the ACS Clinical Congress.
Please review the Statements on
Principles and the Fellowship
Requirements for more information on the ACS expectations of Fellows
and the application process.
NOTE: If you are NOT certified under the
American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and meet one of the following 3
scenarios, you will need a waiver before applying.
Please DO NOT
with completing an application at this time and review the waiver
1: You are
working in the US or Canada but were internationally trained or do not have US
Scenario 2: You are
a dual-degree oral and maxillofacial surgeon (MD,DDS) without Board
certification from the ABMS.
Scenario 3: You are a single degree (DDS/DMD) oral
and maxillofacial surgeon.
proceed with completing an application if you meet the following Eligibility
We request that you be prepared to upload a current Curriculum Vitae (CV) into the application.
Once you submit your application you will receive an email confirmation outlining the next steps in the application process. This will include information on when to submit your Surgical Case List reflecting the type and volume of surgical cases you have performed during the past year, and when your Interview (excludes military) will be conducted with the Committee on Applicants. Questions should be referred to the email and phone number listed above.
If you are not a current ACS member (Associate Fellow) you will be required to pay a non-refundable $200 application fee (US) on-line at the end of the application. Applications will not be processed without payment of the application fee.
You will become an Associate Fellow member of the College while your Fellowship application is being processed. After you are inducted as a Fellow, you will be billed for dues in January to maintain your membership for the year. The FACS designation (Fellow of the American College of Surgeons) can only be used by dues paying ACS Fellows.