SIOP Awards & Scholarships

Global Health Scholarships (former PODC)

Global Health Scholarships application is closed

Winners to be announced soon


Young Investigator Award

SIOP Young Investigator Award application is closed

Congratulations to our Young Investigator 2022Awardees!

First Name Last Name Country
Lieke van Zogchel Netherlands
Maria Cuadrado Vilanova Spain
Chiara Papini United States
Ulrik Stoltze Denmark
Anne Maas Netherlands
Anne Sophie Lind Helligsoe Denmark
Manushak Avagyan France
Kimberly Raghubar United States
Hanna Mogensen Sweden
Katelyn Purvis United States
Nikhil Kumar India
Lauriane Lemelle France
Christina-Evmorfia Kampitsi Sweden
Martin Fridh Denmark
Mark Zobeck United States


Nursing Scholarships

SIOP Nurse scholarship application is closed

Congratulations to our 2022 Nurse Scholarship Recipients!

First Name Last Name Country
Mavis Obuoh-Evans Ghana
Elianeth Kiteni Tanzania
Winnie Njuguna Kenya
Grace Chirwa Malawi
Shenila Anwarali Pakistan

Schweisguth Prize

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. Read more

Congratulations to our 2022 Schweisguth Prize Recipient:

  • Han Wang (Hong Kong)


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. Read more

Congratulations to our 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient:

  • Ronnie Barr (Canada)
  • Paul Rogers (Canada)


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. Read more.

  • Pernilla Pergert (Sweden)


Poster Awards

The best poster in each medical/academic discipline, as stated on the abstract submission, is eligible for a poster prize of EUR 200. Read more.


SIOP Awards

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. Read more.

Fasanelli Prize (even Annual Meeting years only)

The Fasanelli Prize is awarded to the best paper on Ewings tumour, if abstract submissions of good enough standard allow. The abstracts selected for the Fasanelli Prize Session are determined by the SIOP Scientific Committee and presented during the Annual Meeting.

Winners will receive EUR 1000 and an official certificate. Read more.

Thank you to our supporters:

SIOP would like to thank Leo Messi Foundation for their generous support in 2022 for the Global Health and Nursing Scholarships.