Outstanding opportunities for young cardiologists to train in a European centre of of excellence. Expand your skills and professional network by applying for an ESC Training Grant.
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The ESC supports excellence in research through our dedicated grants and fellowship programme. Find out more about grants and fellowships offered by the ESC and its sub-specialty communities and make the most of these outstanding opportunities to make your research idea a published reality.
12 Grants of 25,000 EUR each to conduct specialised research in a European country
These grants are awarded to medical graduates at any stage in their career but before obtaining a permanent, senior staff or consultant post, or for science graduates with research experience up to Junior Investigator, Lecturer, Assistant Professorship or equivalent level, whose work has been, or is, related to cardiovascular research. Applications open mid September and close 31 January each year.
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Five awards of 2,000 EUR and 15 awards of 1,000 EUR: The prestigious Young Investigators Awards offer a unique opportunity for young investigators who have submitted their research to ESC Congress to expose their most innovative and novel research to the scrutiny of panels of renowned experts in the specific fields during ESC Congress. Winners and finalists are financially rewarded.
Five research grants of up to 400,000 EUR each, were awarded to research projects running no longer than 18 months.
These grants were awarded to fund innovative ground-breaking projects in the following fields of cardiology: Thromboembolic Disease (general), Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke, Deep Vein Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolism, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Coronary Artery Disease and/or Peripheral Artery Disease.
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Research prize in acute cardiovascular care
Leveraging research into the field of Acute Cardiovascular Care, the ACCA Research Prize is a competitive highly prestigeous annual prize for unpublished research in the field. The winner (Best abstract) will get a prize of 3,000 EUR, including: the award, a diploma, free registration to the next Acute Cardiovascular Care Congress, the opportunity to present at the Acute Cardiovascular Care Congress in an oral abstract session.
EACVI Research grants
One year grant of 25,000 EUR to help young candidates under 38 years old or in training under 40 years old in obtaining research experience in the field of non-invasive imaging modalities in a high standard academic centre.
EHRA 2018 Travel Grants
20 Travel grants will be awarded to presenters under 35 years old, with an accepted abstract for EHRA 2018 Congress in Barcelona. Each travel grant will be made up of:- Free registration for EHRA 2018- 240 EUR towards travel expenses (transferred to grantee after the congress)
Application via an e-form will open after the abstract result announcements in December. Results will be announced directly by email to the 20 selected presenters early January 2018.
Outstanding Achievement AwardTwo awards of 3,000 EUR each, honouring basic researchers in the early stage of their career
Post-doctoral Mentorship Award
One award per year of 2,000 EUR that supports the mentoring of new researchers and career development for professionals in cardiovascular care.
Nursing / Allied Professional Investigator Award
Recognising the outstanding contribution of nursing and allied professional investigators in understanding, preventing and treating cardiovascular diseases.
Young thrombosis researcher exchange grants
Up to 25,000 EUR for one grant per year to provide young investigators belonging to the Young Thrombosis Researchers Group with the opportunity to network and develop collaborations within the field of thrombosis in clinical research or in basic science.
Mobility Travel Grant
The objective of the MTG is to strengthen relations between Research Institutions of different European countries. In 2017, the Working group on Coronary Pathophysiology & Microcirculation is proud to offer 2 Mobility Travel Grants (MTG) of 2,500 EUR.
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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