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ASH Young Scholar Awards

ASH members may nominate qualified young investigators for the ASH Young Scholar Award. The Young Scholar Award recognizes the achievements of outstanding young investigators in the field of hypertension.

The Young Scholar Award will be presented during the Annual Scientific Meeting and Exposition of the American Society of Hypertension, Inc.

One award will be given, with $3,000 as a personal award, and $3,000 toward laboratory expenses ($6,000 total for the award). The awardee will also be asked to give a brief lecture presenting the research for which the award was given at the ASH Annual Scientific Meeting.

To qualify for the award, candidates must have received an advance professional degree within the last 15 years and be currently active in research in hypertension or related cardiovascular diseases. Only applicants from North America are considered.


Who wish to have their candidates nominated for an award must be current ASH members and provide the following information:

Complete name, address, phone, and fax numbers, and email of the nominee.
A signed letter of recommendation from the sponsor with a description of the candidate's achievements.


Should send the following to mlevine@ash-us.org::

Current curriculum vitae
2 original publications from a scientific journal

For more information, please contact:
Melissa Levine
Scientific Meetings and Professional Affairs
Associate Executive Director
American Society of Hypertension
244 Madison Avenue, Suite 136
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212.696.9099
E-mail: mlevine@ash-us.org