Students must have confirmed candidature at a university affiliated with a VCCC Alliance member organisation and be undertaking cancer-related research training within a VCCC Alliance member organisation. They will normally have completed at least 24 months of candidature (FTE) at time of application. The candidate’s doctoral work must address one of the six pillars of cancer control including:
- screening and early diagnosis
- cancer information
PhD students who have submitted their thesis but have not had it accepted at the time of application submission are still eligible to apply.