SITC-Merck Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer Clinical Fellowship Award

One Year • $100,000 Award
Application Deadline February 20, 2017

This fellowship award will help support the development of the next generation of immunotherapy experts who have a vested interest in furthering the clinical research and translation of cancer immunotherapy in lung cancer.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Current SITC member
  • Hold an MD or combined MD/PhD degree
  • Currently hold a position at a leading academic cancer center as a postdoctoral fellow, resident, research scientist or comparable position
  • Be within postdoctoral or postgraduate training, or no more than four years from completing such training
  • Commit 75 percent of workday to research supported by the fellowship


  • One year, $100,000 award
  • Announcement at SITC’s annual fundraiser at the House of Blues in Chicago on June 4, 2017
  • Complimentary registration and travel for SITC’s 32nd Annual Meeting
  • Recognition during the Award Ceremony at SITC’s 32nd Annual Meeting

Application Period Closed February 20