Guidelines and application information for the four types of available AO fellowships are included on this section. These four fellowships are:
The standard AO International (AOI) Fellowship is offered to surgeons who are in their last year of residency or have just completed their residency training.
The Jack McDaniel Memorial AO Fellowship is a special and prestigious fellowship given to one North American Resident each year. Recipient is selected annually by an AO North America fellowship committee. The standard AO application should be used for this fellowship.
The Martin Allgöwer Trauma Fellowship is offered to practicing North American trauma surgeons. One fellow is selected each year, and the fellowship includes all travel and living expenses for up to six months at a European AO Center.
The John Border Memorial Fellowship is a unique fellowship offered on an annual basis to one graduating North American trauma fellow who plans a career in academic trauma surgery. The standard AO application should be used for this fellowship.