Welcome to the European Association for Cancer Research
Europe’s membership association for cancer researchers

Benefits of membership

Why should you join the EACR?

Click here to see the EACR membership fees.


Be part of a community of over 10,000 researchers across Europe and worldwide, with the chance to meet new contacts and opportunities for collaborative research


Regular communication about all the latest news, jobs and cancer research conferences

Active involvement

Opportunities to become more involved in EACR activities through the Ambassador Programme or volunteering on EACR Standing Committees.

Reduced registration rates

Reduced registration rates at the EACR Congress, EACR Conference Series and our other meetings with partner organisations

Free registrations

The opportunity to win free registrations at many different cancer research conferences, in exchange for a short report from the conference

EACR Travel Fellowships

The EACR has joined forces with Worldwide Cancer Research to provide Travel Fellowships of up to €3,000 to enable early-career cancer researchers to gain new skills through a short-term visit to a lab or research group in another country.

Meeting Bursaries 

Bursary funding to help early-career members to attend our Congress, Conference Series and our other meetings with partner organisations. 

Discounted membership fee for IASLC

EACR members get a special reduced membership fee when they join the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC). 


Representation at the highest levels of European cancer policy discussion


Ready to join the EACR?

We've made it really easy...

  1. Apply online using the button below
  2. We will review and approve your application
  3. You will receive an email with details of how to pay your membership fee
  4. When you have paid we will send your membership details by email

Click to apply

What our members say

"The EACR provides a link to a vibrant community of researchers."

"The EACR has very interesting meetings and conferences with up-to-date topics. Also the mailing list is very interesting and I highly recommend membership to other scientists."

"The EACR has helped me to gain knowledge, experience and expand my horizons."

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