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Post Match Vacancy Service

The APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service

Updated November 1, 2021

The 2021 APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service is now closed

The 2022 APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service will open on March 21, 2022

PLEASE NOTE: Significant changes to the 2022 PMVS will be announced soon. Complete instructions will be provided once the new changes are announced. Interested individuals should sign up for the MATCH-NEWS e-mail list in order to receive these announcements.


The 2022 APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service (PMVS) is a process that occurs after the completion of both phases of the APPIC Match, and allows eligible unmatched students to locate vacant internship positions. It will begin operation at 11:00am Eastern time on March 21, 2022 (at the conclusion of Phase II of the 2022 APPIC Match) and will remain available through October 31, 2022.

Please note that the use of this service is restricted to eligible internship programs and to students who attend doctoral programs that are eligible to participate. Eligibility information for applicants can be found here, and a list of eligible doctoral programs can be found on the National Matching Services web site (see "Eligible Doctoral Programs").

Information about the APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service: