Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program (EVSP)


The ECFMG|FAIMER Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program (EVSP) continues to provide its services and communicate to relevant stakeholders about new immigration or COVID-19 issues that impact exchange visitor physicians. Review previous COVID-19 communications here. ECFMG|FAIMER remains dedicated to supporting training programs and foreign national physicians through this challenging time.

For J-1 Host Institutions

On-line Applications for Training Program Liaisons (TPLs)

Authorized TPLs with a user name and password can access EVNet to submit appointment details, upload supporting documentation, and manage various aspects of the J-1 sponsorship process.

Go to EVNet

Only an institution’s Designated Institutional Official (DIO) can request that a new TPL be added to EVNet. The DIO must complete and sign the Request to Add a New Training Program Liaison (TPL) before scanning and e-mailing it to Upon receipt of the DIO’s request, ECFMG will e-mail the prospective TPL with instructions to:

Once the acknowledgement form is received by ECFMG, the new TPL will be sent instructions for creating an EVNet account.

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