Required Application Documents


  • Required Documents - The Applicant (PI) is required to submit specific documents, which vary for each award program. In addition, other individuals (called Third Parties) associated with the application will provide supporting documents. All required documents must be uploaded into ProposalCentral by the applicant before the proposal can be submitted to the AHA. This lists displayed below are only for award mechanisms with pending submission deadlines.
  • Reference Reports/Letters - Several programs require reference reports or letters. Referees will upload their documents into ProposalCentral by using a link that will be sent to them via a system-generated email message. Referees must upload their documents before the proposal can be submitted. Applicants should communicate deadlines (both institutional and AHA) to those providing reference letters.
  • Instructions - For items below that are not hyperlinked, instructions are contained in the Application Instructions (PDF). The maximum number of pages permitted for each item is listed below.
  • ProposalCentral - Submission of proposals for AHA research funding is done entirely online, using ProposalCentral. Paper submissions are not accepted. Only the required documents can be submitted; there is no mechanism for supplemental materials.

AHA Institutional Research Enhancement Award (AIREA)

Applicant

Third Party Personnel

Career Development Award

Applicant

  • Research Plan (8 pages)
  • Biographical Sketch (5 pages)
  • Career Development Plan (3 pages)
  • Literature Cited (4 pages)
  • Research Project Environment Form - Word template (2 pages)
  • Budget Justification (DOC) (2 pages)
  • Vertebrate Animal Subjects (if applicable, no page limit)
  • Resubmission Modifications (if applicable, 2 pages)

Third Party Personnel

Collaborative Sciences Award - for Invited Full Applications

Initiating Co-PI

Initiating and All Additional Co-PIs

Other Third Party Personnel (if applicable)