Foundation / Corporation
University of British Columbia (UBC)
Award of $50,000 to a Canada physician or scientist in recognition of extraordinary contributions to the field of cancer research and treatment. The award is intended for a Canadian citizen with an academic appointment who has made a transformational, internationally-recognized contribution to the fight against cancer, with an emphasis on researchers whose achievements span the spectrum of health research, from the laboratory to clinical care, to health systems and public policy.
Among the criteria that will be considered is a distinguished record of translating scientific discoveries into clinical applications, forging partnerships with scientists and others to foster cancer research or to implement discoveries, and cultivating future leaders in the field. The prize is awarded with the expectation that the recipient will continue to make outstanding contributions in the future, since this is not a lifetime achievement award.
GrantWatch ID#: 149294
The value of the prize will be re-evaluated every third year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please address all letters to:
Dr. W. Robert McMaster
Vice Dean, Research
317-2194 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z3
Tel 604 822 2421
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