If you’re working on a fellowship or grant application for the American Heart Association’s January deadlines, be sure to read their new policy regarding membership and application fees. According to the American Heart website:
- Effective with the winter 2012 deadlines, each applicant is required to either be an American Heart Association Professional Member or to pay $100 per application submission.
- A new Membership/Application Fee page has been added to the application form in Grants@Heart.
- Membership tiers range from $75 to $450.
- Pre-and postdoctoral fellowship applicants are not covered under their sponsors’ membership, and must comply with the membership/fee requirement.
Visit the American Heart website for more information, including a list of frequently asked questions.