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Awards

As the world's largest professional society of hematologists, ASH is dedicated to support hematologists in all career stages. Through more than twenty ASH awards, medical students, residents, and hematologists in all sub-specialty areas can find opportunities to: Receive mentorship and funding, complete a research project, gain recognition from peers, and ultimately advance their careers in the dynamic field of hematology. ASH Awards also honor those who have helped advance the field of hematology in significant ways.


ASH Minority Recruitment Initiative

The ASH Minority Recruitment Initiative (MRI) was created in 2003 to increase the participation of underrepresented minorities training in hematology-related fields and to increase the number of minority hematologists with academic and research appointments.

  • The Minority Graduate Student Abstract Achievement Award (MGSAAA)
  • The Minority Hematology Graduate Award (MHGA)
  • The Minority Medical Student Award Program (MMSAP)
  • The Minority Resident Hematology Award Program 
  • The Minority Hematology Fellow Award 
  • The Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program 
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    ASH AWARDS FOR ALL CAREER STAGES

    Medical Student, Resident, Graduate Student Awards

    The American Society of Hematology (ASH) offers both short- and long-term opportunities for aspiring hematologists in medical school or residency to conduct hematology research under the supervision and mentorship of ASH member mentors. Apply for the chance to conduct hands-on research and jumpstart your career.

    Early-Career Investigator Awards and Training Programs

    The American Society of Hematology (ASH) offers multiple funding and training opportunities for hematology fellows, junior faculty, and senior research faculty at various career stages. Apply for one of our career-enhancement awards or training programs to get the research funding, training, or guidance needed to move your hematology career forward.

    ASH Abstract Achievement Awards and Outstanding Abstract Achievement Awards

    Each year, the American Society of Hematology (ASH) offers a variety of merit-based awards to support select trainees with high-achieving annual meeting abstracts who are chosen to present their work at the ASH annual meeting. 

    ASH Honorific Awards

    ASH's most prestigious awards, the Honorific Awards recognize hematologists who have made significant contributions to the field of hematology. 

    Hematology Career Planner

    Plan for a successful career in hematology using ASH's interactive career-development tool.

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    Upcoming Deadlines

    October 15, 2022
    Minority Resident Hematology Award Program
    Deadline to Request a Mentor

    October 15, 2022
    Minority Medical Student Award Program
    Deadline to Request a Mentor

    January 17, 2023
    Minority Hematology Graduate Award
    Application Deadline

    January 17, 2023
    Minority Hematology Fellow Award
    Application Deadline

    January 17, 2023
    Minority Resident Hematology Award Program
    Application Deadline

    January 17, 2023
    Minority Medical Student Award Program
    Application Deadline