Awards and Prizes

ISHR/Servier Research Fellowship 2020

This fellowship is designed to foster the work of young researchers in the cardiovascular field.

ISHR/Servier Fellowship poster

What is the ISHR–ES/SERVIER Research Fellowship?

A €30,000 grant is offered by SERVIER in partnership with the European Section of the ISHR to support a cardiovascular research project within a European research group for a period of up to one year.

Who may apply?

Eligibility: Applicants should be 35 years of age or less. Applicants must have received their PhD between December 2016 and December 2019 and be a paid ISHR-ES member at time of application deadline. The planned research project is to be completed within one year and should be presented at the ISHR-ES-2020 Meeting (June 30 – July 3, 2020, Turin, Italy).

How to apply

Please send a single PDF file containing the following information:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • List of publications
  • A description of your research proposal as a one-page summary plus no more than six pages of text
  • One letter of support from a supervisor

Email the PDF to Lucie Carrier

Receipt of all applications will be acknowledged.

Deadline for applications

Applications must be received by 20 December 2019.

ISHR-ES Travel Awards 2019

Travel Grant Award Winners 2019

Each receiving €1,100 to attend the ISHR-WC meeting in Beijing.

Name Country
Azrul Kadir UK
George Madders UK
Bernadin Ndongson-Dongmo Norway
Deli Zhang Netherlands
Frederik Flenner Germany
Frederik Flenner Germany
Gaia Calamera Norway
Guran Alican UK
Hasan Alveera UK
Jin Li Netherlands
Kálmán Benke Hungary
Maike Schuldt Netherlands
Maria Arnold Switzerland
Natalia Méndez Carmona Switzerland
Richard Jabbour UK
Rio Putra Juni Netherlands
Salvatore Antonucci Italy
Qasim A Majid UK
Daniel Benak Czech Republic
Kayleigh Griffiths UK

Joint ISHR-ES National Society Award winners

In 2017 the ISHR-ES announced a new Joint ISHR-ES and National Cardiovascular Society Poster Award. Please see Joint Program (pdf) for information.

Please contact ISHR-ES Chair and Secretary if you wish to propose a Joint Poster Award

Joint Award winners 2018

Winners receiving €400 towards travel, free registration and an invitation to present at the ISHR-ES meeting in Amsterdam

Name Society Country
Kerstin Timm BSCR UK
Saveria Femminó SIRC Italy
Solenne Palva GRRC France
Árpád Kovács HSC Hungary

ISHR-ES Ketty Schwartz Award

The ISHR-ES Ketty Schwartz Award is awarded annually to a European Researcher who has made a significant scientific contribution to cardiovascular research, and have not previously received an ISHR International award.

Year Meeting Award winner
2018 Amsterdam Denise Hilfiker-Kleiner

ISHR-ES Medal of Merit

The ISHR-ES Medal of Merit is conferred, at the ISHR-ES Annual Meeting, by the Council, on members who have made sustained and outstanding contribution to cardiovascular science.

Year Meeting Medal winner
2018 Amsterdam Sian Harding
2017 Hamburg Jean-Jacques Mercadier and Gerd Heusch
2015 Bordeaux Fabio Di Lisa
2010 Berlin Ursula Ravens
2008 Athens Denis Noble
2007 Bologna Tom Ruigrok
2006 Manchester Edward Carmeliet and Wolfgang Schaper
2005 Tromso Bernard Swynghedauw and Ernesto Carafoli
2004 Dresden Lionel Opie and David Hearse
2003 Strasbourg Jutta Schaper and Ketty Schwartz