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The Evolving Landscape of Cancer Modeling

Financial Support for Attendance

Application Deadline: Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, 11:59 p.m. ET

Individuals may apply for as many awards for which they qualify, but may receive a maximum of one award for this conference. The number of awards provided and the dollar amounts of each award will be based on available funding. Awards are meant to offset a portion of the registration, travel, and subsistence expenses incurred by attending this conference. Applicants will be notified of their award status approximately seven weeks after the application deadline. Applicants who are not selected for an award and, therefore, cannot attend the conference may receive a full refund of the conference registration fee upon request.

Scholar-in-Training Awards

Application
Applications for Scholar-in-Training Awards for The Evolving Landscape of Cancer Modeling AACR Special Conference will be accepted until Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, 11:59 p.m. ET.

To apply for a Scholar-in-Training Award, applicants must first submit their abstract to the conference. To complete a Scholar-in-Training Award Application, applicants must log onto myAACR. Once logged on, click "Applications/Awards" to be directed to the AACR Online Submission System. Click "View All Activities" to find the 2020 The Evolving Landscape of Cancer Modeling Scholar-in-Training Award Application, where you can create your submission. Click the "Create Submissions" button to begin.

Eligibility

Applicants must be an Associate Members of the AACR, in good standing. Nonmember graduate students, medical students and residents, and clinical or postdoctoral fellows who wish to apply for a Scholar-in-Training Award must submit a satisfactory application for AACR Associate Membership at least 30 days before the Scholar-in-Training Award deadline to ensure that it is processed in time for you to access your myAACR account. Nonmembers can apply for membership by downloading the Official Application for Membership and submitting to the AACR office with the required documents, or apply online.

Applicants must be the presenter of the abstract submitted for the conference.

To provide this opportunity to the greatest number of trainees, eligibility is limited to individuals who have not received a Scholar-in-Training Award for a conference (excluding the Annual Meeting) in the 12 months prior to the first day of this conference.

AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research (MICR) Scholar Awards
Minorities in Cancer Research (MICR)—a membership group within the AACR—is working to increase the number, participation, visibility, and recognition of minority scientists in cancer research.  AACR Minority and Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research and Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Awards are two of several programs sponsored by MICR in support of its mission. These awards are generously supported by the National Cancer Institute Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities. Learn more or email your questions. Applications for AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research (MICR) Scholar Awards for The Evolving Landscape of Cancer Modeling AACR Special Conference will be accepted until Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, 11:59 p.m. ET.

AACR Minority and Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Awards
AACR Minority and Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Awards are intended to increase the scientific knowledge base of underrepresented minority faculty and faculty members at minority-serving institutions, encourage them in their research, and assist in inspiring their students to pursue careers in cancer research. Only citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada may receive one of these awards.

To apply for an AACR Minority and Minority-Serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Award, applicants must first submit their abstract to the conference. For more information about this award program, visit AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research.

AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Awards
The AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Awards are intended to enhance the education and training of minority researchers and increase the visibility and recognition of minorities involved in cancer research. Only citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada may receive one of these awards. To apply for an AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award, applicants must first submit their abstract to the conference. For more information about this award program, visit  AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research.