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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.

The application period for 2020 is now open.

Deadline to apply: 30 September.

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 4,300 eminent cardiovascular professionals from over 100 countries
  • Compliments and supports Fellowship to your National Cardiac Society
  • Access a broad range of privileges and benefits, including free registration to ESC Congress, print subscription to an ESC journal, unlimited access to ESC online learning and much more....

More about FESC privileges.

How to apply

All healthcare 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

The application form is available in your My ESC account.

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