USCACA – AFCR 2024 Young Investigator Awards

The U.S. Chinese Anti-Cancer Association (USCACA) and AFCR are pleased to invite nominations for the USCACA­‐AFCR 2024 Young Investigator Awards.

The Awards will recognize 3 to 5 junior Chinese investigators on the basis of significant contributions in Translational or Clinical Cancer Research.

Candidacy is open to all junior Chinese faculty who are currently active in translational and clinical cancer research in China or the USA. Selection of the award will be made on the basis of candidates’ meritorious achievements. The winners will receive an Award Recognition Plaque and an honorarium of $1,000 US dollars.

The 2024 Awards will be presented in a ceremony during the upcoming USCACA symposium.

Nominations may be made by either an USCACA member or nonmember and should be submitted via e-mail attachments to the Scholarship Selection Committee of USCACA at no later than 1 September 2024, noon HKT

The following materials must be included in the nominations:

  1. A nomination letter addressed to the Selection Committee, concisely describing the candidate’s achievements for which he or she is being nominated (one page)
  2. Candidate’s curriculum vitae, including a complete list of his or her publications
  3. Outline of the candidate’s research plan (one page)
  4. Supporting letters: one from the current director/chair/dean and one from a senior faculty member in the field.
  5. Please send the above documents in a single PDF file.

The deadline for nomination is 1 September 2024, noon HKT