Research Funding

Prerequisites

The Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society once a year funds Research Protocols related to Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease. In order to apply for Research Funding you must be a member of the HAS. The duration of the Research proposal should not exceed two (2) years and the total amount granted can not exceed 4.000 Euros.

How to apply

If you wish to submit a Research proposal you should download and use the specific form here. All Research Proposals must be submitted in three (3) copies, together with a cd containing the proposal in electronic format. Please sumbit all the above to the Secretary of the Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society  (3, Ionos Dragoumi Str., 11528, Ilissia, Athens). Closing date for submissions is the 31st of May, each year.

The evaluation results of all proposals submitted will occur in July, together with the disclosure of grant funding.

If your proposal is granted, you will directly receive half of the amount granted. By the end of the first year and in order to receive the remaining amount, you should submit to the Board of HAS, a progress report of you research. After the research completion you must present to the Board of HAS an activity report along with an abstract outlining the major findings of your research to be published on the Hellenic Journal of Atherosclerosis. In this publication, as well as in all publications of your research that will follow, you are obliged to state that the research was funded by the Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society.

Researchers are responsible for compliance with all ethical and legal regulations that apply to medical research.

References should be placed at the end of the document and should be listed according the order they appear in the text.