Research Excellence Awards

Commencing in 2013, the Cancer Council WA Research Excellence Awards were established to recognise and celebrate the achievements of Western Australia's best and brightest cancer researchers.

The awards also serve to reinforce the importance of cancer research as an aspirational career choice and provide encouragement for the next generation of leading cancer researchers.

Nominations are now OPEN for all three award categories. Please see the guidelines (114kb) and nomination form (74kb) for further information. The closing date for all nominations is 1 October 2018.

The three award categories are:

  • Early Career Cancer Researcher of the Year
  • Cancer Researcher of the Year
  • Cancer Reseach Career Achievement Award