2021 American Heart Association Application Deadlines Announced

May 4, 2021, 17:48 PM by Melodi Moore
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The American Heart Association recently posted upcoming funding opportunities aimed at training and career development.

Institutional Award for Undergraduate Student Training - Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021
This award is made to qualified institutions that can offer a meaningful research experience that supports the AHA mission that encourages undergraduate college students from all disciplines to consider research careers. Award start date: January 1, 2022.

AHA Predoctoral Fellowship - Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021
Enhances the training of promising students in pre-doctoral or clinical health professional degree training programs and who intend careers as scientists, physician-scientists or other clinician-scientists, or related careers aimed at improving global health and wellbeing. Award start date: January 1, 2022.

AHA Predoctoral Fellowship - Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021
Enhances the training of promising students in pre-doctoral or clinical health professional degree training programs and who intend careers as scientists, physician-scientists or other clinician-scientists, or related careers aimed at improving global health and wellbeing. Award start date: January 1, 2022.

Career Development Award - Thursday, Dec. 6, 2021
Supports highly promising healthcare and academic professionals in the early years of first professional appointment, to explore innovative questions or pilot studies that will provide preliminary data and training to assure the applicant’s future success as a research scientist in the field of cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular disease research. Award start date: April 1, 2022

Other programs may be added later in the fiscal year. Visit the AHA Research Application Information page for details.