Physician Training Awards in Cancer Prevention

Awarded to institutions to support physician training in accredited preventive medicine residency programs that provide cancer prevention and control research and practice opportunities. Awards are made for 4 and a half years in the total amount of $300,000 based on an average of $50,000 per resident training year. 

Annual Application Deadline: April 1
Note: Grant application materials become available early January.

PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS: Save the Date to participate in an informational call on February 18, 2020 at 2:00 pm EDT. The program director and other ACS staff will advise on the Physician Training Award in Cancer Prevention program requirements and using proposalCENTRAL to create and submit an application. If you would like to participate, please contact Charlene Henry at A recording of the webinar will be available if you are unable to join for the live presentation.

All Grant Policies
All Grant Instructions

Sample Application
Access Electronic Grant Application Process at proposalCENTRAL

Prospective preventive medicine residents: Click here to access the list of American Cancer Society-supported programs and links to their websites.