Every year the Foundation hands out awards, an award either for an international acknowledged researcher in the field or a Professor Soisalo memorial award for a young researcher in the field.
The acknowledgement prize
The Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research grants this prestigious award every other year to a nationally and internationally renowned Finnish researcher engaged in cardiovascular research. The Grand Award was given the seventh time in 2012.
Professor Pauli Soisalo award is granted to a young, under 40 years of age, and prominent researcher in the field. The amount of the award is 12 000 euros.