The Next Generation of Scientists Award from the Cancer Research Society supports early-career cancer researchers in Canada. The award has two components:
Part 1: 1 year – $50,000: The one-year postdoctoral salary award is for an applicant finishing their fellowship. The applicant must have completed at least two (2) years of postdoctoral training when they accept the salary award on September 1st. This training may take place outside of Canada.
Part 2: 2 years – $125,000: Grantees will be awarded $62,500 per year for a maximum of two years. The operating grant is awarded once the applicant has obtained a faculty position at a recognized Canadian institution.
Applications open on February 16, 2023 and close on April 27, 2023.