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.
Nominations must be submitted online at myaacr.aacr.org by 4 p.m. U.S. ET on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Paper nominations cannot be accepted.
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 achievements in clinical cancer research; publications supporting these contributions must be directly referenced within the letter;
contain a concise description of the impact of these contributions 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.
See the Program Guidelines and Nomination Instructions for complete details.