Scientific Scholar Awards

Scientific Scholar Awardees

Each year we support multiple Scientific Scholars with $60,000 each for their proposed research. Each award recipient names a mentor who will help guide him or her through the process of becoming an established researcher.

  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • Rosemary Foster, PhD

    Massachusetts General Hospital

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    Melissa Fishel, PhD

    Indiana University

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    Mary Zhang, PhD

    University of South Florida

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    Jason Wilken, PhD, BS

    Yale University

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    Jean-Bernard Lazaro, PhD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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    Keren Levanon, MD, PhD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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    Christina Annunziata, MD, PhD

    National Cancer Institute

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    Shailendra Giri, PhD

    Mayo Clinic

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    Elda Righi, MD

    Massachusetts General Hospital

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    Amelie Margarete Lutz, MD, PhD

    Stanford University
    Gilman Family Scholar

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    Masafumi Toyoshima, MD, PhD

    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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    Melissa Thompson, PhD

    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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    Melissa Thrall, MD

    University of Washington

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    Ramandeep Rattan, PhD

    Mayo Clinic

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    Young Min Chung, PhD

    Stanford University

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    Fiona Simpkins, MD

    University of Pennsylvania

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    John Liao, MD, PhD

    University of Washington
    Gilman Family Scholar

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    Anne Noonan, MB BCh BAO, MSc, MRCPI

    National Cancer Institute
    Gilman Family Scholar

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    Brigitte Thériault, PhD

    Princess Margaret Hospital

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    Christina Gewinner, PhD

    University College London
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    Barbara Norquist, MD

    University of Washington
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    John Paul Shen, MD

    University of California San Diego

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    Jessica Bertout, PhD, VMD

    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Gilman Family Scholar

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    Capucine Van Rechem, PhD

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    Pradeep Raghavan, PhD

    M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

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    Michael Goldberg, PhD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    Kirwin-Hinton Family Scholar

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    Alexandra Snyder Charen, MD

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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    Elizabeth Poole, PhD

    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    Benjamin Izar, MD, PhD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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    Mark Eckert, PhD

    University of Chicago

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    Remi Buisson, PhD

    Massachusetts General Hospital

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    David Pepin, PhD

    Massachusetts General Hospital

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    Melissa Merritt, PhD

    University of Hawaii Cancer Center

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    Erin George, MD

    University of Pennsylvania
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    Elizabeth Harmon Stover, MD, PhD

    Elizabeth Harmon Stover, MD, PhD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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    Kaitlin Fogg, PhD

    Kaitlin Fogg, PhD

    University of Wisconsin – Madison

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    Yaara Oren, Ph.D

    Broad Institute

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    Alice Wen-Ron Lee, Ph.D.

    CSU Fullerton

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    Yasuto Kinose, M.D., Ph.D.

    University of Pennsylvania

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    Kwan Ho Tang, PhD

    New York University School of Medicine

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    Yael Raz Yana, MD

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Cookie Laughlin Scholar Award

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    Achuth Padmanabhan, PhD

    Baylor College of Medicine
    Skacel Family Scholar

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    Erin George, MD

    University of Pennsylvania
    Lynda's Fund Scholar Award

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    Sarah Beth Gitto, PhD

    University of Pennsylvania

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