Indian Association for Cancer Research All India Essay Competition is open to post-graduate students and research scholars from Indian/Foreign Universities and Research Institutions. The students should not have submitted their PhD synopsis. We will run a plagiarism check on the essays, and essays similar to published articles will not be considered for the awards.

Essay Topic: "Translational research is not possible without a basic research foundation."

Word Limit: Less than 1500 words, excluding references, should be typed in double space, with font size 12, "Times New Roman."

Candidate should send a soft copy of the essay (word file) to The President, Indian Association for Cancer Research by December 10, 2023, at

A committee will be formed to select the winner.
The three winners will receive a certificate and a cash prize of Rs.5000/-

The Award-winning Essays will also be considered for publishing in the IACR Newsletter.