SITC-Bristol Myers Squibb Postdoctoral Cancer Immunotherapy Translational Fellowship

Society for Immunology of Cancer
Application Due Date
Brief Description

To support the development of the next generation of immunotherapy experts, this two-year award (24 months) aims to provide support for cancer immunotherapy by an individual who has an MD, PhD or combined MD/PhD degree and a vested interest in furthering the research and translation of cancer immunotherapy.


  • Current SITC member, in good standing at time of submission (i.e. current in dues)
  • Hold an MD, PhD or combined MD/PhD degree
  • Currently hold a position at an academic institution or government cancer center as a post-doctoral fellow, resident, research scientist or comparable position, prior to obtaining a tenure track faculty position
  • Be within post-doctoral or post-graduate training, or no more than four years from completing such training
  • Name a pre-arranged fellowship mentor
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from the mentor along with the application
  • Commit 75 percent of workday to research supported by the fellowship
  • Domestic and international applicants are eligible to apply


  • Two years, $200,000 award
  • Complimentary registration and travel for SITC’s 38th Annual Meeting
  • Recognition during the Award Ceremony at SITC’s 38th Annual Meeting