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Dissertation Awards

Marci Kramish Campbell Dissertation Award Supporting Research Excellence in Cancer and the Population Sciences

The Marci Kramish Campbell Dissertation Award is an annual competitive $3,000 award to recognize excellence in dissertation research focused on cancer and the population sciences. This cash award goes directly to the recipient and can be used for any purpose.


Graduate Fellow Awards in Basic Science

The Graduate Fellow Awards in Basic Science is annual competitive $3,000 award for outstanding graduate students in the research programs of cancer center members who have active, peer-reviewed grant support.


Postdoctoral Publication Awards

Joseph S. Pagano Award

The Joseph S. Pagano Award is an annual competitive award that recognizes notable papers authored by UNC Lineberger postdoctoral fellows. Authors of the three top papers receive a cash prize and will give a featured talk at a future UNC Lineberger event.


Pope Clinical Trainee Awards

The Pope Clinical Trainee Awards is an annual competitive $5,000 award that recognizes outstanding senior fellows or residents for performance of a cancer-related clinical or translational research project and for demonstration of excellence in clinical cancer care.