The American Heart Association’s scientific councils offer a variety of Student Scholarships to support students conducting research projects related to cardiovascular disease, stroke and basic sciences early during pre-doctoral training.
The AHA wants to stimulate interest, knowledge and investigative work in students in medicine, nursing, public health, nutrition and other allied health disciplines.
Award Application Window:
Now through Friday, April 3, 2020
Student Scholarships in Cardiovascular Disease
$2,000 scholarships are available for students researching cardiovascular disease topics within basic, clinical, translational or population sciences.
Student Scholarships in Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke
$2,000 scholarships are available for students specifically researching cerebrovascular disease and stroke. Scholarship recipients will also have the opportunity to receive a $750 travel grant to attend the 2021 International Stroke Conference (ISC).
Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Surgery
$2,000 scholarships are available for students specifically researching cardiovascular surgery. Scholarship recipients will also have the opportunity to receive a $750 travel grant to attend the 2020 AHA Scientific Sessions in Dallas.The top recipient of the Student Scholarships in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke will be designated the Howard S. Silverman Scholar and receive an additional $1000 stipend!
A student may only apply for one of the three scholarship programs and should choose the program that is most relevant to his or her research.
Please visit the AHA Student Scholarships web page for more complete eligibility criteria, deadlines, and application instructions. Visit the Council Awards & Fellowships Application System to complete an application.
Note: Each applicant and applicant’s preceptor must be members of the AHA/ASA at the time of application. Join Today!
This post was authored by Liane DaMommio on 02/18/2020.