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A Matter of Life or Death: From Basic Cell Death Mechanisms to Novel Cancer Treatments

Amsterdam, Netherlands : 1 - 3 February 2018

Meeting Bursary Awards

Winners announced

Congratulations to the winners of EACR-Worldwide Cancer Research Meeting Bursaries. Each winner received a full registration free of charge and funds of up to 500 Euros to assist with the cost of travel.

EACR-Worldwide Cancer Research Meeting Bursary Award winners

Oriol de Barrios Spain
Javier Fernández Díaz Spain
Irene Fernández-Duran UK
Lahiru Gangoda Australia
Lauana Lemos Brazil
Gabriela Nestal Brazil
Shiau-Ying Tham Malaysia

EACR-Worldwide Cancer Research Meeting Bursaries

Application deadline: Friday 10 November 2017. 

Five bursaries will be awarded to assist members of the European Association for Cancer Research to attend the conference and present their work as an oral or poster presentation. Each EACR Meeting Bursary includes a free registration and funds of up to €500 to support travel costs.


  • Applicants must have held a valid membership of the EACR for at least three months prior to the application deadline.
  • Only members who are PhD students or who completed their PhD (or equivalent degree) less than four years ago are eligible to apply. Exceptions may be made in the case of researchers who have had a professional break, such as illness or parental leave.

How to apply

Key dates

Bursary application deadline:
10 November 2017

Abstract submission deadline:
20 November 2017

Registration deadline:
05 January 2018

Meeting Bursary award winners at the 3rd EACR Conference " A Matter of Life or Death: Mechanisms and Relevance of Cell Death for Cancer Biology and Treatment", 28 - 30 January 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 

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