Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: Career Enhancement Program-Awards for SPORE in Prostate Cancer
Funding Sponsor: Northwestern University and University of Chicago
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

 $40,000 for a period of one year with the potential for second year renewal

Award Deadline:

Wednesday March 20, 2019 at 5 PM.

Please submit as a single PDF electronically to Robin Leikin, Ph.D., Scientific Program Administrator, at:

Award Description:

Prostate specific research

Emphasis on translational research

Potential to reach a human endpoint within five years

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

Investigators must hold a faculty appointment as assistant professor or instructor at Northwestern University or University of Chicago.

SPORE funded investigators are required to attend monthly SPORE meetings (via videoconference or phone if out of town). 

Career Enhancement Program applicants should include a mentorship committee (one member must be a SPORE investigator) with whom they will meet quarterly to discuss the project and any concerns or accomplishments. Meeting logs must be submitted to the SPORE administrator.
More Info:

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Category: UCCCC Program
Target Awardee: --- - Senior faculty