Cancer Research Society scholarships for the next generation of scientists


Cancer Research Society

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Scholarships for the Next Generation of Scientists is a Cancer Research Society funding program with the goal of supporting the future generation of Canadian researchers. The award consists of two parts covering a period of three years, with no possibility for renewal.


Part 1: candidate must have completed at least two (2) years of postdoctoral training – Part 2: obtained a faculty position at recognized Canadian institution

Funding Availability

Part 1: $40,000 Part 2: $60,000/year

Indirect Costs


Project Duration

Part 1: 1 year - Part 2: 2 years 

Special Notes

IMPORTANT: Applying for only one part of the award is prohibited. 

IMPORTANT:  In order to apply for a Scholarship for the Next Generation of Scientists, it is mandatory to use the application form specific to this program for the current year.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal along with an OR5 form to


External Deadline

How to Apply

Applicant can either submit their application file using the WeTransfer file transfer service OR by mail or courier: one paper copy and two (2) CDs or two (2) USB keys, as per instructions on the website

For Questions, please contact

Lucille Beaudet, Program Officer
514-861-9227, ext. 234
Toll-free: 1 888 776 2262, ext. 234

Office of Research

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x52832

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