• Awards to be granted and administered by the St. Baldrick’s Foundation
  • One award to a U.S. or Canadian researcher, to be presented at an ASPHO meeting
  • One award to an international researcher, to be presented at a SIOP meeting
  • Awards are $250,000/year for 3 years to support innovative childhood cancer research
  • Donations in memory of Dr. Arceci help support the awards

This award reflects Dr. Robert J. Arceci’s values, which include:

Thinking outside the box – risk-taking – true innovation

Collaboration – including international participation

Development of early- to mid-career scientists

2020 Keydates & Timeline

International Award:

  • Nominations open Fri., May 1
  • Nominations due by Fri., May 29
  • Candidates for consideration chosen and notified by Mon., June 22
  • Nominee requirements due by Fri., July 10
  • Award recipient notified by Mon., August 31
  • Award announced at SIOP meeting, Oct. 14-17, Ottawa, Canada (Recipient must be present)

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