Clinical Investigator Award

Funding Agency:
Society of Surgical Oncology

The Clinical Investigator Award promotes patient-focused research conducted by surgical oncologists in clinical and translational science. One award is given per year. Awards are funded for two years at $50,000/year for a total award of $100,000 beginning April 1 of the award year and concluding March 31 of the 2nd year.

Deadline: Dec. 1, 2023

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements


  • Must be a surgical oncologist within eight (8) years of completion of fellowship or related training.
  • Must be a full SSO U.S. member in good standing for at least six (6) months prior to application submission to be eligible for an award.



Amount Description

The award will be funded for two years at $100,000 ($50,000 per year) beginning April 1.

Funding Type



Junior Faculty


Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

December 1, 2023