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.
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;
contain a concise description of the candidate's outstanding recent accomplishments in basic cancer research, with the publications supporting these accomplishments directly referenced within the letter;
contain a concise description of the impact of these accomplishments on the field; 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.
Full nomination instructions and program guidelines are available through the following link.
Program Guidelines and Nomination Instructions
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