Eligibility Requirements

The GCCTSP is open to USC students, residents, fellows or junior faculty. No more than two awards will be given to any given applicant in a 5-year period.

The scholarship will provide up to $2,500 for each recipient.

  • Appropriate expenses are the following: food, hotel, airfare and conference registration fee. Total expenses should not exceed $2,500.

Applicants with clinical responsibilities must make their own arrangements for clinical coverage while out of town.

Expenses will be reimbursed after attending the conference. All original receipts must be submitted within 30 days of travel to Karren Cuadra.

As part of the terms of the award, all award recipients will be expected to give a 20-minute presentation on a topic of interest from the conference they attended and how can it help our Gehr CURES mission to better understand myeloid malignancies

Application Process

Required documents to submit:

  • GCCTSP Application
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Letter of reference

Optional documents you can include:

  • Headshot

Please submit the GCCTSP application and other supporting documents outlined above to Karren Cuadra, the USC Gehr Program Administrator,  at kcuadra@usc.edu. Questions may also be addressed to Karren by email or by phone (323-865-3577).


Accepting Applications starting: July 1, 2018

Awardees notify within 4-6 weeks of received application