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Frequently Asked Questions for Prospective Fellows

1. How do I become a Fellow?

Each year, the FACNM BOG selects new Fellows-at-Large from applicants who self-nominate. Fellowship is conferred for the lifetime of the individual. Any CNM or CM who has been certified by AMCB, ACNM or ACC for 5 years or longer and is a current member of ACNM can apply.

Applicants will be asked to write in 400 words or less about their contributions. The applicant must also submit a CV/resume.

There is no cost to apply for Fellowship. If an applicant is accepted into Fellowship, a fee of $125 will be collected for induction expenses.

A letter of recommendation from a current Fellow is optional. If an applicant chooses to seek a letter of recommendation from a current Fellow, here are instructions to assist them in writing the letter.

2. What is the timeline for applying?

  • Application site opens: November 1, 2021
  • Application site closes: December 10, 2021
  • Applicants informed by: February 25, 2022

3. If I am not accepted, can I apply more than once?

There is no limit to the number of times one can apply.

4. Is there a limit to the number of Fellows inducted every year?

No, if an applicant meets the criteria, they will be inducted into Fellowship.
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