AACE Endowed Scholarship Award

This scholarship fund of $4,000 was established in 2019 by the American Association of Cancer Education (AACE) to provide one or more awards to support attendance to the International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC), co-hosted by AACE, to present papers, posters or creative work focused in the area of global (national and/or international) cancer education. This program provides financial assistance to applicants from Minority Serving Institutions or Practicing Professionals (terminal degree not required).

Each year, the AACE Executive Council chooses an attendee of the International Cancer Education Conference to receive a travel scholarship to attend the conference.

Selection for 2021

Applications for the AACE Endowed Scholarship Award are now OPEN. Applications are due no later than 13 September 2021 (deadline extended). If an award recipient(s) is selected, that recipient(s) will be honored during the AACE Annual Business Meeting and Awards Celebration held on Thursday, 14 October 2021 during the 2021 International Cancer Education Conference.

The AACE Endowed Scholarship Award will provide one or more grants to support attendance to the International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC), which will be held virtually in 2021, to present papers, posters or creative work focused in the area of global (national and/or international) cancer education. This program provides financial assistance to U.S. and international applicants. Applications are now closed.

Please review the eligibility requirements and selection criteria

Recipients

Year

Recipients

2020 Saima Saleem
2019 LaTashia Kiel, Laila Al Daken (shared)