The YY Study Grants provide an important opportunity to advance cancer research through international collaboration. Their purpose is to enable individuals from any country to carry out cancer research projects abroad and including the opportunity to receive further training in research methods or techniques.
Since its inception in 1975, the YY Study Grant programme has contributed to the professional capacity development of over 330 Fellows from over 40 countries.
As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, YY study grant visits planned for 2020 will be deferred to 2021
Call opens August 2020
Call closes November 2020
|Target candidates||Researchers, clinicians, epidemiologists, public health professionals|
|Extension||Up to 3 months with funding secured by the fellow from other sources and at no cost to the UICC|
|Available||6-8 per year|
|Average value||US$ 10,000 each|
|Application closing dates||November 2020|
|Notification of results||January 2021|
|Results||Click here to see the 2019 YY Study Grant awardees|
Note: This is not a clinical training fellowship
Application Guidelines can be found here below: