CardioStart Application


Please email or call (949) 824-0071 if there are any questions regarding this application process.  Thank you. 

Basic Information
Academic Background
Essay Responses

Please describe why you want to participate in the Edwards Lifesciences Cardiovascular Center CardioStart Program.(1200 character limit, includes spaces)

Please list the top 5 activites, hobbies, or experiences you've had that are the MOST IMPORTANT to you. Please be brief! (For example: concert piano, soccer, art, ASG, embroidery, etc.) (150 character limit, includes spaces)

Choose your favorite/most important of the above activities and describe what you have gained from this experience. (1200 character limit, includes spaces)


Please provide (up to) two names and email addresses of teachers/coaches/mentors who would be willing to write a short recommendation letter for you to this program. These recommendation writers will be contacted by the center, so please ask ahead of time if they are willing to provide a recommendation for you.