AACR G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

The AACR and Eli Lilly and Company established this Award in 1961 to honor Dr. G.H.A. Clowes, who was a founding member of the AACR and a research director at Eli Lilly and Company.

This Award is intended to recognize an individual who has made outstanding recent accomplishments in basic cancer research.


Deadline for nominations: 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.

The Award may only be presented to an individual investigator.

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

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science

External Deadline

September 15, 2023