ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award Program
The application cycle is now open. The deadline to request a mentor is November 15. Learn more.
"What I have learned and continue to learn from my mentor through our conversations about research, academic life, working as a clinician, and even work-life balance, has far exceeded my expectations."
Elisa K. Quiroz, 2017 MRHAP Participant
The ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award Program (MRHAP) provides hematology research support for underrepresented minority residents in the United States and Canada. Through the MRHAP, which is part of the ASH Minority Recruitment Initiative, trainees are matched with and receive guidance from a career-development mentor, gain valuable knowledge of hematology, and ultimately, advance their careers. Learn more about the program benefits.
Individuals from the following groups are encouraged to apply:
- Medical residents, including Minority Medical Student Award Program alumni who are enrolled in an internal medicine, pathology, or pediatric residency program.
- Resident physicians who have applied to or matched early into a hematology-oncology fellowship program.
Please note that applicants must have a research mentor who is an ASH member in good standing and must be within the first two years of a residency program.
|Application and Request a Mentor Form Available||August 1, 2018|
|Request a Mentor Deadline||November 15, 2018|
|Application Deadline||January 15, 2019|
|Award Notification||Mid-March 2019|
For information about supporting this award, visit ASH's Corporate Support page.
For questions about the ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award Program or requests for additional information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Never miss an important deadline—sign up to receive email updates about ASH awards and training programs.
Get email updates
back to top