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Stanford Cancer Institute (SCI) Internal Funding Opportunities

SCI Translational Grants: Translational Research

  • Funding for individual or team proposals for Translational Cancer Research
  • Up to $150,000 (total cost) with potential for renewal
  • Internal Letter of Intent Deadline: September 4, 2015
  • Invitations for full proposals: September 25, 2015
  • Full proposals due: October 23, 2015
  • Notice of Selection: November 21, 2015
  • Funding Period Begins: January 4, 2016
  • 6-month progress report: July 4, 2016
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SCI Fellowship Award: Cancer Research

  • Funding for salary & fringe benefit support to individuals who are highly motivated to pursue a career in cancer research; facilitate the transition to faculty positions
  • PGY equivalent (equivalent to that year of residency)
  • Internal Deadline: October 1, 2014
  • Notice of Selection: November 3, 2014
  • Funding Period Begins: July 2015
  • Forms and Information: Click Here

External Funding Opportunities (Requiring Internal Reviews & Selection)

AACI

  • Support to individuals who are engaged in any area of clinical and/or translational cancer research
  • $50,000 (1 year)
  • 1 Application Selected
  • Internal Deadline: Coming Soon!
  • External Deadline: Coming Soon!
  • Foundation Selection Announcement: Coming Soon!
  • Website: Click Here

St. Baldrick's Foundation-Pediatric Cancer Grants and Fellowship-Spring Cycle 2015

  • Multiple opportunities available in areas of pediatric cancer research:
  • Consortium Research grants ($100K-$500K/yr for 1-5 yrs) more >>
  • Research grants $100K for 1 year more >>
  • St. Baldrick's Fellows more >>
  • St. Baldrick's Scholar (Career Development Award) $110K/yr x 3 yrs, with an opportunity for two additional years. (Years 4-5, if funded, will be up to $115K/yr) more >>
  • Supportive Care Research Grants ($50K for 1 yr) more >>
  • St. Baldrick’s International Scholar (Career Development Award) $110,000/year, three year minimum more >>
  • Summer Fellows more >>
  • Internal Deadline: January 16, 2015

 

Mary Kay Foundation: Cancer Research Grant

  • Supports cancer research affecting women (ovarian, uterine, breast or cervical)
  • $100,000 (over 2 years)
  • 1 Application Selected
  • Internal Deadline: December 15, 2014
  • External Deadline: February 2, 2015
  • Foundation Selection Announcement: May 2015
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Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award

  • Supports independent young physician-scientists conducting disease-oriented research that demonstrates a high level of innovation and creativity.
  • $150,000/yr (over 3 years)
  • 5 Applications Selected
  • Internal Deadline: December 15, 2014
  • External Deadline: February 17, 2015
  • Foundation Selection Announcement: May 2015
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NCCN Foundation: Young Investigator

  • Supports young investigators with innovative ideas and interest in the development and application of the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology
  • $150,000 ($75K x 2 years)
  • Multiple Recipients Selected
  • 2 Applications selected (1 for each category)
  • Internal Deadline: December 15, 2014
  • External Deadline: January 30, 2015 by 5:00 PM EST
  • Foundation Selection Announcement: March 2015
  • Website: Click Here

V Foundation: Scholar Award

  • Supports young scientists to establish their laboratories and gain a competitive edge necessary to earn additional funding from other sources
  • $200,000 (2 years)
  • 1 Application Selected
  • Internal Deadline: March 7, 2014 at 3pm
  • External Deadline: April 7, 2014
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V Foundation: Translational Research

  • Supports novel approaches developed to the prevention, detection, and treatment of human cancer that requires collaboration of investigators from the lab and the clinic
  • $600,000 ($200K x 3 years)
  • 1 Application Selected
  • Internal Deadline: March 2015
  • External Deadline: May 2015
  • Website: Click Here

NIH National Cancer Institute Outstanding Investigator

  • New award for individiuals with oustanding research productivity for at least the past 5 years.
  • Up to $600,000 (up to 7 years)
  • SCI internal vetting process deadine: August 15, 2014, 3pm
  • Notification of selection: August 29, 2014
  • NIH letter of intent: September 20, 2014
  • Application receipt deadline: October 20, 2014
  • AIDS-related deadline: January 7, 2015
  • Website: Click Here

 

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