Applicants must have a medical degree (including MD, DO, or MD/PhD) in a related field, and not currently be a candidate for a further doctoral degree. Additionally, at the start of the grant term, eligible applicants must have completed their most recent residency within the past five years and must be currently working at an academic, medical, or research institution within the United States. Physician-scientists
currently enrolled in an accredited hematology/oncology or radiation oncology fellowship
program at an academic, medical, or research institution within the United
States are particularly encouraged to apply.
Employees or subcontractors of a U.S. government entity or for-profit private industry are not
eligible. Clinical fellows applying from a U.S. government laboratory (e.g.,
NIH, CDC, FDA, etc.) are not eligible.
individual who currently holds an active AACR grant may not apply. Past grantees may apply if they complied with all progress and financial
Investigators may submit only one application
for the AACR-Bayer CORE Training Fellowships but may concurrently apply for other AACR grants. However, applicants
are expected to accept the first grant they are awarded. Individuals may accept
and hold only one AACR grant at a time.
firstname.lastname@example.org before submitting an application.
All applicants with questions about eligibility must contact AACR's SRGA at