AACR-Bristol-Myers Squibb Fellowships in Translational Immuno-oncology

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

​​The AACR Translational Immuno-oncology Research Fellowships represent a joint effort to encourage and support postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to conduct innovative immuno-oncology research and to establish a successful career path in this field.

Deadline: Nov. 8, 2017

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

​At the start of the grant term on July 1, 2018, applicants must: hold a full-time, mentored research position with the title of postdoctoral fellow, clinical research fellow, or the equivalent; have completed his or her most recent doctoral degree within the past five years (i.e., degree cannot have been conferred before July 2, 2013); and work under the auspices of a mentor at an academic, medical, or research institution anywhere in the world. If eligibility is based on a future position, the position must be confirmed at the time of application, and CANNOT be contingent upon receiving this grant.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree (including PhD, MD, DO, DC, ND, DDS, DVM, ScD, DNS, PharmD, or equivalent doctoral degree) in a related field and not currently be a candidate for a further doctoral or professional degree.

Applicants with a medical degree must have completed his or her most recent doctoral degree or medical residency - whichever date is later - within the past five years (time spent in medical specialty or subspecialty training is not considered part of medical residency and will be counted against the five-year window).

Employees or subcontractors of a U.S. government entity or for-profit private industry are not eligible.



Funding Type



Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Translational

External Deadline

November 8, 2017