AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Lectureship

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

Established in 2006, this lectureship is intended to recognize an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of minority investigators in cancer research.

Deadline for nominations: Sep. 15, 2023

Agency Website

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 Lectureship will be presented to an individual investigator.

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

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

September 15, 2023