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Application Cycle and Deadlines

The 2018 Application Cycle

Online applications for the Member and Associate Member categories are now being accepted. Applicants for these categories must be Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

Affiliate applications will be accepted at a future date.

For information on becoming a Fellow, please visit our Become a Member section or contact ACS Member Services at 312-202-5000. 



Submission of personal applications

Must be submitted online to the ACS by 11:59 pm (CDT) on May 14, 2018

Nominations of a colleague

Must be submitted online to the ACS by 11:59 pm (CDT) on April 23, 2018

Submission of letters of reference (secured by ACS Division of Education)

Must be submitted via e-mail to the ACS by 11:59 pm (CDT) on June 1, 2018

Notification to applicants

All applicants will be notified at the beginning of August 2018

Induction Ceremony of the Academy of Master Surgeon Educators in Chicago

The ceremony is tentatively scheduled for October 3, 2018