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AACR 2020 Annual Meeting Travel Award

The deadline for the current funding period is February 19, 2020



Goals and Purpose

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (SCCC) is pleased to announce the availability of Travel Awards to attend the AACR 2020 Annual Meeting. These awards are provided to offset a portion of the registration, travel and subsistence expenses incurred in attending the 2020 Meeting. Awards are available for Cancer Center Junior Faculty members and Cancer Center Trainees (Graduate Students, Postdocs, Radiation Oncology Residents & Fellows in Cancer Center member labs) The purpose of these awards are to increase the Sylvester presence at the Meeting, provide opportunities to develop external collaborations, and enhance the education and training of Cancer Center Junior faculty and trainees.

Description of Award Mechanisms

Sylvester will reimburse up to $2,000 for expenses such as meeting registration, travel, accommodations, and meals (in accordance with UM travel policy).

Eligibility

Cancer Center Members Jr. Faculty Travel Award Eligibility

  • Abstract submission and acceptance are required, and the applicant must be the first abstract author or presenter. Only one application may be submitted, per abstract.
  • Cancer Center Jr. Faculty Members do not need to be a member of the AACR to apply for this award.
  • Only Cancer Center Jr. Faculty Members may apply.

Cancer Center Trainee Award Eligibility

  • Abstract submission and acceptance are required, and the applicant must be the first abstract author or presenter. Only one application may be submitted, per abstract.
  • All Cancer Center trainees who submit abstracts and are listed as the presenter of the abstract may be considered for a Travel Award.

Deadlines

The deadline for the current funding period is February 19, 2020

Please apply at

Trainee Link: Sylvester AACR 2020 Annual Meeting Travel Award
Faculty Link: https://miami.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/1790996 

*For assistance with application, guidelines, or information please contact:

For Junior Faculty Awards:

Vaughn Edelson
Phone: 305-243-2287
Email: vte3@med.miami.edu

For SCCC Trainee Awards:

Sarah Sandiford
Phone: 305-243-2287
Email: sarah.sandiford@miami.edu