Thank you for considering our program. Please see below for details regarding how to apply for the upcoming application cycle.

To Apply

All applications must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) to be accepted. Be sure to review the additional AMSSM instructions for all applicants which can be viewed here:

The application cycle starts in July and interviews will typically be offered between Oct - Dec. Interview dates are typically held on Fridays. While our fellowship is sponsored by two separate institutions, in order to rank our fellowship, you must use the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center (South Bend) Program link to apply for both spots.

The application deadline is September 2021.


In order to be considered for ranking, applicants must be:

Selection Process

Sports medicine fellowships are quite competitive and as such we will review all applicants in order to find the best fit for our program. Interviews will be offered to competitive & eligible applicants.

Citizenship not required / Does Not Accept: J-1 Visa, F-1 Visa / Not willing to sponsor

Elective Rotation

The South Bend-Notre Dame Sports Fellowship DOES allow visitors for elective rotations. Please send copy of updated Curriculam Vitae, USMLE or COMLEX Board scores, and a brief written statement outlining your objective for rotating with our program to the contacts listed below. Preference will be given to competitive applicants.

For more information feel free to contact:

Renee Becwar
St. Joseph Health System
SB-ND Sports Fellowship
611 E. Douglas Road, Ste 412
Mishawaka, IN 46545

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Kerri Hessey
Beacon Medical Group
Sports Medicine Institute
SB-ND Sports Fellowship
111 W. Jefferson Blvd, Ste 100
South Bend, IN 46601