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Survivor Circle Award

To honor cancer survivors in the cities were the Society holds its Annual Meeting, ASTRO established the Survivor Circle Award. This award recognizes local cancer survivors who give back to the community. The winner receives a cash prize of $1,000 to keep or to donate to a support organization. Anyone looking to be considered must submit the completed application along with a current photo of themselves.

Due to the continued COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be awarding a Survivor Circle Award at the 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting.

  • Award applicant must live within the local area of the city the ASTRO Annual Meeting is visiting.
  • Award applicant must be a cancer survivor (a person living with the diagnosis of cancer) who has received or is receiving radiation therapy.
  • Award applicant has turned their cancer diagnosis into a positive through volunteer efforts in the community - such as volunteering for support/advocacy groups, tutoring students, helping disabled persons or driving people to doctors appointments.
  • There is no age limit to apply. If applicant is under 18, parents will be required to sign a waiver.
  • Award applicant must be able to attend the award ceremony, which will be held during the ASTRO Annual Meeting.

If you have any questions, contact Beth Bukata.