Application Deadlines

Updated:May 13,2015

Important: the application deadline for Summer 2015 programs is 5:00 p.m. Central Time on the specified deadline day.

The institutional grants officer is responsible for submitting applications to the AHA.  It is recommended that the applicant factor in time to submit the application to the grants officer for them to submit the application to the AHA.  Early submission is encouraged.

Founders Affiliate - DEADLINE:  July 22, 2015 

  • Grant-in-Aid 
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (formerly Clinical Research Program)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship
  • Scientist Development Grant

Great Rivers Affiliate- DEADLINE:  July 22, 2015

  • Grant-in-Aid 
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Undergraduate Student Research Program**

Greater Southeast Affiliate - DEADLINE:  July 23, 2015

  • Health Sciences Fellowship**
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship

Mid-Atlantic Affiliate - no program offerings

Midwest Affiliate - DEADLINE:  July 23, 2015

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship

National - DEADLINE:  July 21, 2015

  • Established Investigator Award
  • Innovative Research Award
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (formerly Clinical Research Program)
  • Scientist Development Grant
  • Strategically Focused Research Network*

SouthWest Affiliate - DEADLINE:  July 24, 2015

  • Beginning Grant-in-Aid
  • Grant-in-Aid
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (formerly Clinical Research Program)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship 

Western States Affiliate - DEADLINE:  July 24, 2015

  • Beginning Grant-in-Aid
  • Grant-in-Aid
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (formerly Clinical Research Program)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Predoctoral Fellowship

* The National Research Program will also offer the Strategically Focused Research Network.  Please visit the Strategically Focused Women Research Network page for more information.

** Sept. 16, 2015 is the application deadline for the GRA Undergraduate Student Research Program and GSA Health Sciences Fellowship.