AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards
To allow individuals to attend the AACR Annual Meeting and Special Conferences.
All graduate and medical students, postdoctoral fellows and physicians-in-training who submit abstracts may be considered for a Scholar-in-Training Award. Please see the website for further details regarding eligibility external link.
No application is needed. Qualified persons who want to be considered should follow the instructions included in the abstract submission materials for the AACR Annual Meetings or Special Conference. If a candidate is eligible based on the above criteria, a certification form confirming his or her status will be requested at a later date.
Varies, please contact AACR for details
AFLAC Inc., AstraZeneca, Aventis, Bristol-Myers Squibb Oncology, Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline, ILEX, ITO EN Limited, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, the Avon Foundation, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and Pezcoller Foundation
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is a scientific society of over 17,000 laboratory and clinical cancer researchers. It was founded in 1907 to facilitate communication and dissemination of knowledge among scientists and others dedicated to the cancer problem, and to foster research in cancer and related biomedical sciences. It is also dedicated to encouraging the presentation and discussion of new and important observations in the field, fostering public education, science education and training, and advancing the understanding of cancer etiology, prevention, diagnosis and treatment throughout the world.