2017 SIOP Young Investigators

Congratulations to our 2018 Awardees!

Pillai Vinodh USA
Sullivan Courtney USA
An Wenbin China
Howard Sharp Katianne USA
Schulte Fiona Canada
Campbell Brittany Canada
Lukolyo Heather USA
Kubota Yasuo Japan
Gu Zhaohui USA
Ehrhardt Matthew USA
Ouyang Na China
Van Warmerdam Jacqui Canada
Moxon-Emre Iska Canada
Liu Yanyan China


These awards are designed to give Young Investigators, working in the field of paediatric oncology, the opportunity to present their original research at the SIOP Annual Meeting.

Successful candidates will receive the following benefits:

  • Free congress registration
  • Free access to the Young Investigator Educational Day
  • Free SIOP Young Investigator Membership for one year
  • Financial support towards their travel and accommodation cost up to EUR 1500

Application Criteria

• be under the age of 40 years
• be active in paediatric oncology; full time or at least 30%
• submit an abstract to the SIOP Annual Meeting; awards will be given to the highest ranking abstracts, selected according to the predefined general quality criteria, i.e. prospective multicentre studies, as well as presentation of large translational projects
• the work described in the abstract should be original research and should not have been presented elsewhere

Information & Documents

Please prepare the following information before you begin your application:
Proof of age (copy of passport or ID) (file size limited to 1MB, PDF or jpeg only)
Letter of department head (file size limited to 1MB, PDF only) stating that no other financial support is provided to the applicant to attend the Annual SIOP Meeting and that the work described in the abstract has not previously been presented Template_Letter of Department Head SIOP Scholarship_YI Award_2018

Abstract information
– Abstract title
– Abstract number
– Abstract topic
SIOP Membership number (optional – but we strongly encourage you to become a member)

Applications are closed.

Deadline for applications was April 11, 2018 (12:00 noon CET)

Abstract submission is closed.

Abstract submission deadline is 10 April 2018.Please note there will be no extended abstract submission deadline.

Join the Young Investigators!

New Members under 40 receive 2 years of membership!

Price: € 80