Award to Researchers and Medical Teams in Asian Countries

The 8th Kobayashi Foundation Award Guidelines for Applicants

The Kobayashi Foundation Award will be given to the outstanding researchers, healthcare professionals, or medical teams who have made remarkable social contributions in the field of cancer chemotherapy in Asian countries except Japan.

Please find two different application guidelines and forms. One is for the researchers (Part 1), and another is for the healthcare professionals or medical teams (Part 2), who contribute to the development of medical care and society in your own country.

Part 1:Award to Researchers

Objective

The Kobayashi Foundation Award will be given to a researcher who created distinguished research and remarkable contributions and/or developments and achievements for oncology or cancer chemotherapy in his or her own country, other than Japan.

How to Apply

Apply from the following links

Download the application form from the website of the Kobayashi Foundation for Cancer Research, and fill out the form in English, with a recommendation from your institutional leader. Upload the application in PDF and MS Word format on the website.

Application Period

From January 15 to February 29 (by 5pm JST), 2024

Selection Process

One or two award winners will be selected by members of the selection committee composed of oncology and cancer chemotherapy experts of Kobayashi Foundation.

Award

One or two researchers selected from all applicants who created distinguished research achievements in the field of oncology and cancer chemotherapy in applicant’s country can obtain the award with the prize money of 2,000,000 Japanese yen.

Result Announcement

The result will be announced on the websites of Kobayashi Foundation. Also the result will be given to the applicants individually.

Award Ceremony

To be announced

Contact

Email: info@kficc.or.jp

Part2:Award to the healthcare professionals or medical teams

Objective

The Kobayashi Foundation Award will be given to one or two healthcare professionals or medical teams (e.g. medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists, medical educators, etc.) who made remarkable contributions developments and/or achievements for cancer chemotherapy in their own country, except Japan. The applicant (representative person) must be at age 50 years or younger as of February 29, 2024.

How to Apply

Apply from the following links

Download the application form from the website of the Kobayashi Foundation for Cancer Research, and fill out the form in English, with a recommendation from your institutional leader. Upload the application in PDF and MS Word format on the website.

Application Period

From January 15 to February 29 (by 5pm JST), 2024

Selection Process

One or two award winners will be selected by members of the selection committee composed of oncology and cancer chemotherapy experts of Kobayashi Foundation.

Award

The healthcare professionals or medical teams selected from all applicants who made remarkable social contributions in the field of oncology and cancer chemotherapy in his or her own country can obtain the award with the prize money of 2,000,000 Japanese yen each.

Result Announcement

The result will be announced on the websites of Kobayashi Foundation. Also the result will be given to the applicants individually.

Award Ceremony

To be announced

Contact

Email: info@kficc.or.jp