Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: V Foundation Robin Roberts "Thrivership" Research Grant
Funding Sponsor: V Foundation for Cancer Research
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

 The Thrivership Research Award is a $600,000 grant paid in three annual installments of $200,000. Indirect costs up to 10% are permitted.

Award Deadline:

The internal deadline for LOI submission is: May 4, 2020. Please upload LOI on administration website:

If selected, the agency deadline for full applications is: June 22, 2020.


Award Description:

The V Foundation Robin Roberts "Thrivership" Research Grant Program seeks to fund research related to canccer survivorship. The fund will help patients thrive after cancer treatment. This grant will fund translational research to understnd the underlying biological basis of health disparities in cancer survivorship with a goal to improve outcomes for patients.                                                                                                                

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

The nominated applicant must be the lead Principal Investigator (PI) ont he research team and meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to submit an application:

  • The nominee must be nominated by the Cancer Center Director.
  • They must be a scientist or physician-scientist in a tenure-track faculty position.
  • Applicants must be either a US or Canadian citizen, or have a legal permit to work in the USA (either temporary or permanent).
More Info:

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Category: Other Foundation
Target Awardee: --- - All Faculty