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Scholar-in-Training Awards: Annual Meeting

Scholar-in-training awards: Annual Meeting

Since its inception in 1986, the AACR Annual Meeting Scholar-in-Training Award program has provided over 5,000 grants to young investigators and has received support from over 70 cancer research foundations, corporations, individuals, and other organizations dedicated to the fight against cancer.

Scholar-in-Training Awards are highly competitive and recognize outstanding young investigators presenting meritorious proffered papers at the AACR Annual Meeting. Scholar-in-Training Award funds are to support attendance at the Annual Meeting.

View the 2024 Scholar-in-Training Award recipients


The AACR gratefully acknowledges the supporters who enabled us to provide 156 Scholar-in-Training Awards for the AACR Annual Meeting 2024. 

  • AbbVie
  • Alfred and Cathy Fraser
  • American Brain Tumor Association
  • Barbara Campbell Creighton Award
  • Breast Cancer Research Foundation in Memory of Rebecca Scheinkman
  • Daiichi Sankyo
  • Doreen J. Putrah Cancer Research Foundation 
  • The Estate of Dr. June L. Biedler 
  • Gilead and Kite
  • Glenn Sykes
  • James V. Buzzitta, MD Family Fund
  • John and Joe Warner
  • John Kincade Scholarship Fund
  • KidneyCAN
  • Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
  • The Margaret Foti Foundation
  • The Pezcoller Foundation
  • Prostate Cancer Foundation 
  • Sanofi
  • Sygnature Discovery in Association with the CICR Working Group


If you have any questions related to Scholar-in-Training Awards for the Annual Meeting, please email us at [email protected].