Thomas K. Weber Research Scholar Award

Thomas K. Weber Research Scholar Award

In collaboration with the Colon Cancer Foundation, CGA-IGC is offering a travel grant in the amount of $2000 to a trainee or junior faculty member to recognize excellence in translational research focused on the molecular biology of colorectal cancer. The Colon Cancer Foundation has a special interest in the biology of early age onset and hereditary colorectal cancer, however research in other areas of colorectal cancer (such as novel treatments, innovative minimally invasive screening strategies) will also be considered.

If you are interested in applying for this grant, you should submit an abstract to 2022 CGA-ICG Annual Meeting.


Please check application materials in the application portal:

  1. a signed letter of support from your training program director or division leader attesting that you are a trainee or junior faculty member (within two years of appointment)
  2. a curriculum vitae
  3. a brief bio
  4. a headshot

Application materials should be submitted by July 18, 2022.


Incomplete applications may be excluded from consideration. Applicants will be notified by August 15, 2022 and must attend the CGA-IGC Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN, including an awards reception on the evening of November 10th.


Please contact for more information or if you have questions or technical difficulties.

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Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat

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