To stimulate interest in the study of heart and blood vessel diseases.
Every year one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a medical student. The successful candidate will be eligible for a
renewal of the $1,000 award for a second year provided they maintain satisfactory scholastic progress. Renewals will be considered in conjunctions with all new applications.
Who Is Eligible:
Minnesota Students Only: Medical students currently enrolled in a Minnesota state medical school and working in a
curriculum with potential application to patients with diseases of the heart and blood vessel system are eligible.
How the Scholars Are Selected:
Scholars will be chosen on merit by an American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate Committee of medical and/or scientific
How Candidates Apply:
Candidates must submit the appropriate form and complete all requirements. Applications must be fully completed to receive
Where to Apply:
For further information and application forms, please visit www.heart.org/mnscholarships
Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,
Type: Merit Based
Num Awards: 1
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 1,000
American Heart Association
7272 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75231
Phone: (952) 278-7903 / 1-800-331-6889