ASCO Diversity in Oncology Initiative

ASCO’s Diversity in Oncology Initiative is designed to facilitate the recruitment and retention of individuals who are underrepresented in medicine to cancer careers. Featured here are a variety of programs and awards that are available.

ASCO is committed to increasing the size and diversity of the clinical oncology workforce as a requisite to improving access to high quality, effective, affordable, and compassionate cancer care for the underserved. Learn more about the Facts and Figures of Diversity in Oncology.

ASCO Diversity Mentoring Program

Fellows and practicing oncologists are strongly encouraged to apply to become mentors. ASCO is currently accepting mentor applications. Learn More About the Mentoring Program

Award Opportunities

The Medical Student Rotation for Underrepresented Populations and the Resident Travel Award for Underrepresented Populations are both award opportunities available through the Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO.