AACR Joseph H. Burchenal Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cancer Research

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

This award was established in 1996 to recognize outstanding achievements in clinical cancer research. It is named for the late Dr. Joseph H. Burchenal, honorary member and past president of the AACR, and a major figure in clinical cancer research and chemotherapy.

The winner of the AACR-Joseph H. Burchenal Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cancer Research will give an award lecture during the AACR Annual Meeting 2020, in San Diego, California, USA, receive an honorarium of $10,000, and will be given support for the winner and a guest to attend the Annual Meeting.

Deadline for nominations: Aug. 1, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Candidacy is open to all cancer researchers who are affiliated with any institution involved in cancer research, cancer medicine or cancer-related biomedical science anywhere in the world. Such institutions include those in academia, industry or government.

  • The award will be presented to an individual investigator.

  • Institutions or organizations are not eligible for the award.

Amount

$10,000

Funding Type

Award

Eligibility

Faculty

Category

Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

August 1, 2019