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

Travel Fellowships

What are 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.

1. Are you interested?

Take a look at the Travel Fellowship Handbook to find out more.

2. Are you eligible? 

  • We are open to applications from Student and Early Career EACR members.
  • Members of our associated National Societies are eligible if they match the requirements of our Student or Young Investigator membership categories (as described on our membership page).

Check the Travel Fellowship Handbook for the full application criteria.

3. Time to apply

Download the Application Form and use the Travel Fellowship Handbook to help you complete each section. Please submit your application at least 8 weeks before you plan to start your trip.

Travel Fellowship Stories

Click here to read the experiences of recent EACR Travel Fellows, published in our online magazine The Cancer Researcher.


Click for larger image

in partnership with

Got a question about Travel Fellowships?

Laura Strachan
Conference and Fellowships Officer
+44 (0)11595 15065

Click to email Laura

Share this page

Sorry. You need to upgrade your browser

You are using Internet Explorer 8

This is considered an out of date browser. This website has been developed with modern browsers in mind to allow it to display at its best in a wide variety of viewing situations - including mobile viewing. But we haven't supported older browsers like IE8. Please upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer - or try Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. Both are excellent browsers.

Thank you.