AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Basic Cancer Research

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

The AACR established this Award to recognize an early career investigator on the basis of their meritorious achievements in basic cancer research.

Deadline: Sep. 15, 2023

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Eligibility Requirements

Cancer researchers affiliated with any institution involved in cancer research, cancer medicine, or cancer-related biomedical science anywhere in the world may be nominated. Such institutions include those in academia, industry, or government.

Candidates must have not yet reached 46 years of age at the time of the award presentation.

The Award may only be presented to an individual investigator.

Institutions and/or organizations are not eligible to receive the Award.

Funding Type



Junior Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science

External Deadline

September 15, 2023