Support for members who have been successful in securing an International Fellowship.


Breast Cancer Trials (BCT) is a bi-national organisation that aims to improve breast cancer outcomes through clinical trials. Our research successes over the last 40 years are founded on active contributions from our membership, along with collaboration amongst members and with international partners.

To ensure the ongoing success of breast cancer clinical trials in Australia and New Zealand, BCT is offering financial assistance to junior research clinicians who have secured an international fellowship, where they can gain experience relevant to the work of BCT.

BCT will provide funds up to $30,000 to support relocation expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency.
  • Based in Australia or New Zealand at the time of the application.
  • Medical degree.
  • Completed speciality training with a college relevant to breast cancer medicine (eg. Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Pathology, Radiology), or anticipated completion of training prior to BCT Fellowship start date.
  • Evidence of research involvement (publications, presentations, posters, training) is advantageous, but not essential.
  • BCT Membership (if not a member, must be applied for before, or at the time of, submission for the relocation support). Membership is free, click here to apply.
  • Secured fellowship placement at a host institution at the time of submission.
  • Agree to provide a report (no more than 1 A4 page) back to BCT 6-months after commencement of the fellowship regarding progress.

Application Process

  1. Complete the application form below, which includes current CV and letter of support.
  2. Applications will be reviewed by a panel according to scoring criteria.
  3. Successful applicants will be notified within 4 weeks of application.
  4. Acceptance of the offer within 2 weeks.




To find out more information about BCT’s support for International Fellows or for questions regarding the application process,  please send us an email.

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Are you an Australian/New Zealand citizen or permanent resident?(Required)
Qualifications, Institution, Year Awarded(Required)
Year Awarded
Prizes, Scholarships, Awards
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I certify that this application is a true representation and that I fulfil the eligibility criteria according to the BCT Fellowship Guidelines.(Required)


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