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Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC), Boston, MA

TOPS T32 funded by the National Cancer Institute

Email: tops_postdoc@dfci.harvard.edu

Calendar & Deadlines

Mark your calendar!  Here are the key dates for the 2020 TOPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Application Cycle.

Class of 2019

Fellowship Start Date

Monday, July 1, 2019

​The fellowship officially starts!  Accepted fellows will begin their postdoctoral training fellowship.

Class of 2020

Application Deadline - JANUARY 6, 2020

​Monday, January 6, 2020, Application must be received by 5:00 PM EST (USA)

Your complete application package must be received by the TOPS team no later than 5:00 PM EST (USA) on Monday, January 6, 2020.  Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.  For complete details on eligibility requirements, required application materials, and submission instructions, see "How to Apply."

Applicants Will Be Notified of Admission Decision

By Friday, January 31, 2020

The TOPS Program will send out letters notifying applicants of the TOPS Committee's admission decision.  If you receive an acceptance letter, you will have until February 3, 2020 to decide whether or not you will accept the offer.  If you accept, you must apply for the HSPH's Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness by their deadline.

Notification Deadline​ AND HSPH Deadline

Monday, February 3, 2020, 5:00 PM EST (USA)

​Accepted fellows must do two things: (1) notify the TOPS Program of their decision to accept or decline our offer to be a TOPS Postdoctoral Fellow by 5:00 PM EST (USA) on Monday, February 3, 2020, and (2) provide proof that you have submitted your application for the HSPH's Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness.

Fellowship Start Date

Monday, July 6, 2020

​The fellowship officially starts!  Accepted fellows will begin their postdoctoral training fellowship.