Thomas J. Bardos Science Education Awards for Undergraduate Students
Bardos awards are available to full-time, third-year undergraduate students for participation in two consecutive AACR Annual Meetings. Applications for participation in the and AACR Annual Meeting 2016, April 16-20, New Orleans, Louisiana, and the AACR Annual Meeting 2017, April 1-5, Washington, DC, will be available fall 2015.
Gary J. Miller Undergraduate Prizes for Cancer and Cancer-Related Biomedical Research
Undergraduates at any level and post-baccalaureate students are eligible for the Gary J. Miller prizes, awarded at the Undergraduate Student Caucus and Poster Competition during the AACR Annual Meeting. First place receives $1,500 towards attendance at the next year's AACR Annual Meeting.
Undergraduate Student Caucus and Poster Competition
The caucus brings together undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students at all levels to explore educational and career pathways in cancer research, present their own research and compete for prizes at the AACR Annual Meeting and select special conferences.
Meet the Mentor: Undergraduate Focus
This session at the AACR Annual Meeting will provide a special opportunity for undergraduate students to meet an esteemed researcher and ask questions about educational pathways and career development.
Special Program for High School Students:
The Conquest of Cancer and the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers
This exciting and interactive program for high school students provides students with the unique opportunity to network with peers while learning about cancer and the field of cancer research from established cancer investigators at the AACR Annual Meeting and select special conferences.