APPIC Internship Matching Program

for Internship Positions Beginning in 2024

Information for Match Participants

Participating internships

Participating Internships

A list of internships participating in Phase II of the Match is available.

List of Participating Internships

Eligible Doctoral Programs

Only applicants from eligible doctoral programs may participate in the Match and/or the Post-Match Vacancy Service.

View List of Eligible Doctoral Programs

Key Dates

The Match operates on a fixed Schedule of Dates which all participants must follow. The following are key upcoming dates:

February 23, 2024: The deadline for applicants to submit applications to programs for Phase II. Programs participating in Phase II can view and download applications from the AAPI system. NMS Match System opens to enter rankings for Phase II of the Match.

March 13, 2024: Phase II Rank Order List deadline.

March 20, 2024: Phase II Results released.
The APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service will provide information on open positions beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

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Additional Match Information

Match Overview

Match Overview

The APPIC Match provides an orderly process to help applicants obtain positions in psychology internship programs of their choice, and to help internships obtain applicants of their choice.

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Rules and Policies

Rules and Policies

Each applicant and internship must accept the terms of the Match Agreements when they register to participate in the Match, and must agree to abide by the rules and policies of the Match.

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Matching Algorithm

The matching algorithm uses the preferences stated on the Rank Order Lists submitted by applicants and programs to fill available positions.

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Match statistics are available on the APPIC website.

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