CCS 2020 Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research

How to Apply: 

We are introducing two new awards this year: the Canadian Cancer Society Inclusive Excellence Prize and the Canadian Cancer Society Lifetime Contribution Prize. Please review the updated nomination guidelines for details.

 

The nomination deadline is Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 5pm ET.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society Inclusive Excellence Prize

This inaugural award will recognize an individual who has demonstrated leadership in the advancement of equity, diversity and inclusion as it relates to the cancer research ecosystem in Canada.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society Lifetime Contribution Prize

This inaugural award will recognize an outstanding Canadian investigator whose contributions to cancer research extend beyond traditional research accomplishments and outputs.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society Robert L. Noble Prize

This esteemed award recognizes an outstanding Canadian investigator and their achievements in basic biomedical cancer research.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society O. Harold Warwick Prize

This esteemed award recognizes an outstanding Canadian investigator and their significant contributions to cancer control in Canada.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society Bernard and Francine Dorval Prize

This award is given to an outstanding early career investigator whose basic biomedical cancer research contributions have the potential to lead to, or have already led to, improved understanding of cancer treatments and/or cures.

 

The Canadian Cancer Society William E. Rawls Prize 

This award is given to an outstanding early career investigator whose research in cancer control research has the potential to lead to, or has already led to, important advances in cancer control.

 

CCS is committed to equity, diversity and inclusivity and strives to support all genders and backgrounds in its research and award programs.

Information on previous award winners is available here.

If you are interested in being nominated for one of these awards, please contact Dr. Batia Stolar, Associate Vice-President, Research & Graduate Studies, at avp.research@lakeheadu.ca

External Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Award Category: 
Award
Funding Source: 
External
Funding Level: 
Research