ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award Program
The 2019 application cycle is now open. The deadline to request a mentor is November 15, 2019.
"I have participated in the ASH MMSAP and MRHAP since my first year of medical school. As I near the end of my residency program, I can say with certainty that I would not have accomplished what I have today without this program. The ASH MRI has given me access to hematologists at the top of their field who are truly invested in my success."
Elisa K. Quiroz, 2017 and 2018 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.
|Award Notification||Mid-March 2019|
|Application and Request a Mentor Form Available||August 1, 2019|
|Request a Mentor Deadline||November 15, 2019|
|Application Deadline||January 15, 2020|
For questions about the ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award Program or requests for additional information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information about supporting the award, contact the Corporate Relations team at email@example.com or 202-776-0544.
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