Application Deadlines

Updated:Sep 19,2014

Important: the application deadline for Winter 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:  January 13, 2015 

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

Great Rivers Affiliate- DEADLINE:  January 13, 2015

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

Greater Southeast Affiliate - DEADLINE:  January 16, 2015

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

Mid-Atlantic Affiliate - DEADLINE:  January 16, 2015

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

Midwest Affiliate - DEADLINE:  January 14, 2015

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

National - DEADLINE:  January 22, 2015

  • Collaborative Sciences Award**
  • Fellow-to-Faculty Transition Award
  • Mentor/AHA Mentee Award
  • Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (formerly Clinical Research Program)
  • Scientist Development Grant
  • Strategically Focused Research Network*

SouthWest Affiliate - DEADLINE:  January 15, 2015

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

Western States Affiliate - DEADLINE:  January 15, 2015

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

* The National Research Program will also offer the Strategically Focused Research Network. The application deadline is January 30, 2015 for the Strategically Focused Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease Research Network. A Letter of Intent is requested for this award. Please visit the Strategically Focused Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease Research Network page for more information.

** The National Research Program will also offer the Collaborative Science Award. The deadline for the Letter of Intent is October 31, 2014. Visit the Collaborative Sciences Award LOI Instructions for more information.

*** February 3, 2015 is the application deadline for the Undergraduate Student Research Program and WSA Medical Student Research Program.