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Science Education for the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers

Join Us for a Special Program for High School Students (Tuesday, April 18)

Deadline: February 28, 2023

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The applications for the Annual AACR Undergraduate Student Caucus and Poster Competition (USCPC) is now open!

Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2023; Registration Deadline: March 31, 2023.

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The AACR supports the education and training of the next generation of cancer researchers and provides exclusive opportunities to high school, undergraduate, and postbaccalaureate students to engage in and gain exposure to the latest cancer research. Hear from students who are excited to pursue this field as they describe how the AACR’s programs have impacted their decision.

Student Membership

Student membership in the AACR is free for any high school, undergraduate or post-baccalaureate student with an interest in cancer and related biomedical science. 

Awards, Prizes, and Opportunities

A variety of AACR awards, prizes, and opportunities are available for high school and undergraduate students who want to increase their knowledge of cancer and their participation in cancer research.

Resources for Students

Resources available include student summer opportunities, learning more about cancer, and useful advice on student research and scientific writing.

Support AACR Science Education

We invite AACR members to support the next generation of cancer researchers by volunteering time or making a donation.

Contact Information

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
615 Chestnut Street, 17th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
Phone: 215-440-9300
Toll-free: 866-423-3965
Fax: 215-440-9412
Email: [email protected]