Unless otherwise noted, all questions regarding these or any other funding opportunities should be directed to Susan Ruppert, (205) 975-0359 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|2015 Pilot Grant Schedule|
|Funding Mechanism||Eligibility||Announcement Date||Grant Deadline||Amount|
|1.||Richard A. Elkus Eminent Scholars Program in GI Oncology Research||UAB Cancer Center Members holding a faculty position at any rank and leading an independent research program||01/06/2015||03/09/2015||$75,000 (one award)|
|2.||Pilot Grant in Pediatric Cancer||2 or more investigators at any rank; at least one from Pediatrics||04/07/2015||05/22/2015||$100,000 (one award)|
|3.||UAB National Clinical Trial Network LAPS Program||UAB investigatorsPreference will be given to collaborations involving basic and clinical faculty||05/01/2015||07/01/2015||$10,000-$20,000(5-10 awards)|
|4.||Young Supporters Board of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer CenterNew Faculty Development Award in Cancer Research||Assistant Prof. or Instructor; less than 3 yrs. in current position; no major extramural funding||06/04/2015||07/24/2015||$40,000 (two awards)|
Request for Applications: Young Supporters Board of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center – New Faculty Development Award in Cancer Research
Application deadline: 5:00 p.m., July 24, 2015
The Young Supporters Board of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is soliciting grant applications for the New Faculty Development Award in Cancer Research.
- Qualified applicants: Junior faculty members (Assistant Professors and Instructors) who have held any faculty position for three years or less and who have not received funding from a major national funding agency (except training awards).
- Purpose of award: To provide “seed” money for the initiation of a promising new cancer-related project by a junior faculty member to obtain preliminary results that facilitate successful competition for a national research grant.
- Funding amount: Limited to a maximum of $40,000 for a 12-month period beginning September 1, 2015 and ending August 31, 2016. Two meritorious applications will be funded.
- Electronic applications should be submitted to email@example.com no later than 5:00 p.m., July 24, 2015.