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ESC Fellowship

Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) is a title of honour awarded to individuals who have distinguished themselves in the cardiovascular field. A unique and prestigious title, the ESC Fellowship programme recognises lifetime achievement and excellence.

Why should you apply?

  • FESC is a symbol of excellence – all applications are reviewed by the FESC Task Force
  • Be recognised and respected by the global cardiology community
  • Opportunities to become more involved in the ESC
  • A unique network of more than 4 500 eminent cardiovascular professionals from 116 different countries
  • Compliments and supports Fellowship to your National Cardiac Society
  • Access an broad range of privileges and benefits, including free registration to ESC Congress, free subscription an ESC Journal, free access to ESC online learning and much more....

More about FESC Privileges

How to apply

All health care professionals who have distinguished themselves in scientific, clinical or nursing excellence, in the cardiovascular field.

  1. Review the application rules and guidelines to ensure you are eligible to apply
  2. Submit your application, along with all the relevant supporting documentation in your My ESC account

Applications will be available from 15 June 2020

If you have any queries regarding your FESC application, review the Fellowship FAQ or contact the dedicated FESC team at

What happens next?

  • Your application will be reviewed by the FESC Task Force
  • You will be informed of the decision regarding your application in November
  • If successful, you will be informed of your exclusive benefits, associated fees and details of the award ceremony at the following ESC Congress