Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: Transformative Impact Award
Funding Sponsor: Department of Defense (DOD) Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)
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Award Amount:

Maximum funding of $6M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).

Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Award Deadline:


Pre-Application Submission Deadline:  5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), June 19, 2013

Invitation to Submit an Application:  August 2, 2013

Application Submission Deadline:  11:59 p.m. ET, October 9, 2013


Award Description:


The PCRP Transformative Impact Award supports prostate cancer research with near-term clinical relevance that will transform and revolutionize the clinical management of prostate cancer, to include the wide spectrum of screening, detection, diagnosis, prognosis, and/or treatment), and have a major impact on the elimination of death and suffering from prostate cancer.  Although research that is deemed transformative must contend with potential risks, the proposed project(s) must be supported by thorough review of the literature, and sound rationale and welldesigned research strategy.  Applications must include substantive preliminary data to support the rationale and feasibility of the study.  


Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

 Independent investigators at or above the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent).

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Category: Federal Agency
Target Awardee: --- - Not specified