APCASOT Application details

Participate in a cancer control capacity-building project - Asia-Pacific Cancer Society Training Grants (APCASOT).

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Eligible candidates Staff or accredited volunteers of voluntary cancer societies located in the Asia-Pacific region
Duration Generally 1 week
Available 5-10 per year
Value Up to AUD $2,000 each
Application closing date 30 October 2015
Notification of results 18 December 2015
Objectives To build cancer control capacity by participating in and learning from activities and campaigns conducted by established voluntary cancer societies in the region

A training program which provides an orientation to all aspects of community based cancer control activities will be offered by the host organisation. Candidates can choose from a number of educational subjects as

  • fundraising
  • prevention and early detection
  • cancer support services
  • tobacco control
  • advocacy
  • research
  • operations
Project Applicants must nominate a project that they will undertake and implement at their home cancer society over a period of 12 months

For more information on the APCASOT grant programme and how to apply, please go to www.apcasot.org