Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: Developmental Research Program-Pilot Projects for NCI-funded SPORE in Prostate Cancer
Funding Sponsor: Northwestern University and University of Chicago
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

Funding is $40,000 for a period of one year with the potential for second year renewal. Subcontracts are discouraged as it reduces the dollars available to conduct the research project.

Award Deadline:

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 5:00 PM. Late applications will not be accepted. Please submit the application as a single PDF electronically to:

Robin Leikin, PhD, Scientific Program Director at:
Award Description:

Prostate cancer specific

Emphasis on translational research

Potential to reach patients within five years

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

Investigators must hold a faculty appointment at Northwestern University, the University of Chicago or NorthShore University HealthSystem.

Investigators who have previously received funding through the SPORE are eligible to apply.

SPORE meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 2:00pm; all SPORE funded investigators are required to attend at least 80% of SPORE meetings.

More Info:

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Category: University of Chicago Program
Target Awardee: --- - Senior faculty