The UICC Technical Fellowships (UICC-TF) is available every year. This program is provided by Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) for any scholar from outside America. 50 – 60 are given annually. Fellows will spend up to one month doing research in a relevant health areas.
The aim of the UICC technical fellowships is to allow the international exchange of knowledge and to enhance skills in cancer control, prevention and treatment and to allow the acquisition of diagnostic and therapeutic clinical expertise that can be applied in the fellows’ home organizations upon their return.
50 – 60 will be awarded US$ 3,400 towards the least expensive international travel and living costs.
Level & Area of Studies
Research program in the area of Etiology, Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Prognosis Treatment, Cancer Control, Survivorship, and Research into Outcomes Advocacy and Health Policy.
Place of study
At the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) in USA.
Eligibility and Requirements
Eligible candidates must be cancer professionals such as cancer advocates, public health investigators, implementation and translational researchers, pathologists, epidemiologists, tobacco control activists and cancer registrars in the early stages of their careers who hold at least an MSc or MA. In addition, clinicians and nurses who are established in oncology practice and hold as a minimum an MD degree (for doctors) or RN (for nurses) are eligible to apply. Medical and PhD Students are not eligible.
You may access the application link at the website link below.