*Due to the virtual nature of the meeting, SIOP will only grant free registration to the Congress and society membership.
Scholarships and Awards – Applications Deadline: Monday, April 19, 2021
If you would like to apply for SIOP awards and scholarships please do so via the abstract submissions system while submitting your abstract.
For further information regarding the SIOP scholarship click here.
For further information regarding SIOP Nurse scholarship click here.
For further information regarding SIOP Young Investigator Award please click here.
SIOP offers many more awards and prizes throughout the year and kindly see an overview below:
This prize is awarded to the author of the best scientific article by a trainee in the field of paediatric oncology. The prize is given in honour of Dr. O. Schweisguth, founding member and first President of SIOP.
Lifetime Achievement Award
The Lifetime Achievement Award is bestowed upon any present or past member of the Society for his/her substantial contributions to paediatric oncology.
Nursing Leadership Award
The Nursing Leadership Award is bestowed upon any present or past member of the society for his/her substantial contributions to paediatric oncology nursing.
The best poster in each medical/academic discipline, as stated on the abstract submission, is eligible for a poster prize.
St. Baldrick’s Robert J. Arceci Innovation Awards
Among other criteria, each nominee must work in a research environment with mentoring and support conducive of continued academic success and innovation; have presented, published, or received funding for highly innovative research with the potential to lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will accelerate important advances in our understanding of childhood cancer.
The Scientific Committee selects the six highest scoring abstracts in the fields of basic and translational science, clinical trials and developing paediatric oncology programmes to be presented in the SIOP Awards Session during our Annual Meeting.