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:

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

2019 Applications

Applications are closed. Deadline ended April 02, 2o19 (12:00 noon CET).

2019 Abstract Submission

Abstract submission for Lyon 2019 is closed.

Deadline ended April 02, 2o19.

Please note there will be no extended abstract submission deadline.

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

Join the Young Investigators!

New Members under 40 receive 2 years of membership!

Price: € 80