Are you the next Youth Heart Ambassador?

The American Heart Association is now accepting nominations for the 2022-2023 class of Youth Heart Ambassadors.

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The American Heart Association is now accepting nominations from youth who have been affected by heart disease or stroke either through a personal diagnosis, diagnosis of a loved one, or a personal lifestyle change. The 2022-2023 class of Youth Heart Ambassadors are the face and voice in the American Heart Associations’ in-school initiatives, assisting the organization to be a relentless force for healthier lives for all.

Who can apply?

Alexa, Survivor

The American Heart Association is looking for diverse youth who have been affected by heart disease or stroke either through a personal diagnosis, diagnosis of a loved one, or a personal lifestyle change and are ready to share their story!

Applicants must be ages 2 - 18 years old.

Youth Heart Ambassador Opportunities

Charlie, Survivor

Youth Heart Ambassadors may be asked to participate in exciting things like:

  • Local and national marketing and promotional collateral
  • Local Kids Heart Challenge/American Heart Challenge school events with speaking opportunities
  • Local and national media interviews

Apply Today!
Deadline March 31, 2022

Finn, Survivor

Apply for the opportunity to share your story and represent the American Heart Association.

Application Requirements:

  • Submission of a 2 minute video story
  • A signed media release signed by a parent or guardian
  • Deadline: March 31, 2022.