Nominations may be made by any scientist, whether an AACR member or nonmember, who is now or has been affiliated with any institution involved in cancer research, cancer medicine or cancer-related biomedical science. Candidates may not nominate themselves.
There is no restriction on the number of candidates that may be nominated by any individual scientist. There is no restriction on the number of nominators that may write nomination letters or that may sign a single nomination letter on behalf of a candidate.
Nomination Materials to be submitted are:
1) Nomination Letter Must:
be addressed to the Selection Committee; be written in English; and not exceed 1,000 words;
specify the AACR Award for which the candidate is being nominated;
describe the candidate’s leadership and extraordinary achievements in cancer research; and
be signed with a handwritten signature by the nominator(s).
2) Candidate's CV. The candidate's curriculum vitae in English, including a complete list of the candidate's publications.
3) Summary Statement. A statement, no more than 50 words, summarizing the candidate's research accomplishments for which he or she is being nominated.
Nominations must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 p.m. U.S. ET on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. Paper nominations cannot be accepted. Full nomination instructions and program guidelines are available through the link below.
Program Guidelines and Nomination Instructions
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