International, Post-doc Research Fellowship Program
The 2022/2023 Post-doc Research Fellowship Program call for applications is now closed.
AICF is proud to sponsor the work of bright young scientists who perform groundbreaking research in the fields of cancer biology and treatment in competitive labs across the United States. To date, AICF has effectively launched the careers of 349 scientists who have been awarded 520 fellowships since the Program’s inception in 1983.
AICF's call for applications usually opens in January and closes at the end of February. Although eligibility criteria may change in time, AICF's Fellowships are available to Italian citizens with an Advance Degree (PhD, MD or DVM) received no more than 3 years prior to the due date of the application (6 years for Medical Doctors). Applicants already living in the US, cannot have resided in the US for more than two years from the due date of the application. Eligible applications include proposals for basic or translational cancer research, as well as clinical research.
Each fellowship is worth $40,000 and is awarded for a one-year period. A few selected fellowships may be considered for a second year of funding.
Fellowships usually start on August 1st.