About the supplemental ERAS® application

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In addition to the main MyERAS® application, 16 specialties will use a supplemental ERAS® application during the ERAS 2023 season. This short, free supplemental application features questions to help applicants share more information about themselves with programs.

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Applicants interested in applying in one of these specialties, should refer to the Frequently Asked Questions and details below.


A short and free supplemental ERAS application with questions designed to showcase applicants' previous experiences and interests. Applicants will be asked to provide:

  • Geographic information (by region and by urban/rural setting)
  • Information about their most meaningful work, volunteer or research experiences; and
  • Program signals


This impacts ERAS 2023 residency applicants who are interested in applying to participating programs in the 16 participating specialties.


On August 1, applicants who have initiated a MyERAS application will receive an email from the AAMC inviting them to complete the supplemental ERAS application. Applicants must complete and submit their responses before the September 16 at 5 p.m. ET application deadline. Supplemental ERAS applications submitted will be available to programs on September 28.  

Evaluation and Research:

Explore the Supplemental ERAS Application Data & Reports which provide a summary of the current analysis of the supplemental ERAS application for the operational pilot year. 

At the end of the ERAS 2023 cycle, the AAMC will expand the data analysis to include the new participating specialties and year two data. 


If you have any questions, please contact ERAS Client Technical Support (Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET).

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