AHA ProposalCentral

Welcome to AHA ProposalCentral! Log in here to submit a new proposal, access your applications and awards, or log in as sponsor, institutional officer, or peer reviewer.

The first time you log in here, follow the instructions in the “Login FAQ’s (PDF)" document below to link your AHA account to ProposalCentral. Your AHA account encompasses your research (Grants@Heart) and peer review activity, membership, meeting attendance and presentations, publications, and more.

New to the AHA? Select the appropriate registration link (peer reviewer or all other roles). Sign up for an AHA account to access ProposalCentral and all your other AHA account activity. All information is confidential and used solely for communication with the American Heart Association.

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Login FAQ’s (PDF)

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Need Assistance?

Please visit professional.heart.org/FundingOpportunities for information on research programs and deadlines.

When to contact ProposalCentral:
800-875-2562 (Toll-free U.S. and Canada) or +1-703- 964 -5840 (Direct Dial International) or pcsupport@altum.com with questions/issues such as:

  • I cannot access my ProposalCentral account.
  • I cannot find the proposal/LOI that I just started.
  • I keep getting an error message when I try to access a page in my application.
  • I keep getting an error message when I upload a PDF file.
  • The link to provide my reference letter does not work.
  • I need to update my institution and contact information but I’m not sure how to do that.
  • The institution that I put in my profile is not a confirmed institution. What do I do?
  • It seems that I have more than 1 login for ProposalCentral. Can I merge them?
  • I validated my application but the submit button is still not available.

When to contact the American Heart Association:
apply@heart.org or call (214) 360-6107 (option 1) with application questions/issues such as:

  • Do I meet the eligibility requirements for the application?
  • How much detail do I need to input for the Research Plan in my application?
  • May I submit more than one application?
  • Can I add figures and/or legends to the application?
  • It says to upload my biosketch. Can that be in NIH format?
  • I need help with AHA Professional Membership.
  • Can I pay a collaborator (or other personnel) from this grant?
  • I would like to request an extension to the deadline.
  • I need to replace a document in my submitted application.
  • I wanted to apply for a grant but cannot find the opportunity listed on the ProposalCentral site.
Awards: Please submit your question to awards@heart.org

Peer Review
: Please email PeerReview@heart.org