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Scholar-in-Training Awards: Annual Meeting

Since its inception in 1986, the AACR Annual Meeting Scholar-in-Training Award program has provided over 5,100 grants to young investigators and has received support from 68 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. In 2023, 13 organizations or individuals generously provided the funding to support this program.

View the 2023 Scholar-in-Training Award recipients


    The AACR gratefully acknowledges the supporters who enabled us to provide 142 Scholar-in-Training Awards for the AACR Annual Meeting 2023. 

    • AbbVie
    • American Brain Tumor Association
    • Breast Cancer Research Foundation in Memory of Rebecca Scheinkman
    • Bristol Myers Squibb
    • Daiichi Sankyo
    • Doreen J. Putrah Cancer Research Foundation 
    • The Estate of Dr. June L. Biedler 
    • 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].