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Get Involved

The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) administers multiple programs through the year to enable members and others in the community to interact, engage, provide leadership, be recognized, and connect with one another. 

In order to improve our service to you and the security of your data, ASHG is upgrading to a new nomination and ballot submission system. All members must create a new, one-time login to cast your vote this year. To set up your new account, click here. You may skip this step and use the same login information if you submitted a 2018 award, board, or committee nomination. Starting in 2019, this system will be integrated with the ASHG web portal.

Learn more about how to get involved as an ASHG member  

Trainees interested in applying for positions on committees must apply through the Trainee Leadership Opportunities process. 

On these pages, you'll find opportunities to:

Each of these programs have specific open and closing periods throughout the year, so please note you may access pages and forms that are currently inactive.

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • March 12 –  2019 Board Nominations Open
  • March 16 – 2018 Award Nominations Open
  • March 22 – 2019 Committee Nominations Open
  • April 16 – Deadline for 2019 Board Nominations
  • April 30 – Deadline for 2018 Award Nominations (updated)
  • May 23 – Deadline for 2019 Committee Nominations 
  • May 23 – Deadline for 2019 Trainee Leadership Opportunities Application
  • July 13 – Board of Directors Election: Polls Open
  • August 17 – Board of Directors Election: Polls Closed

Should you have any questions about the forms you need, please contact society@ashg.org for assistance.