Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: Novel Biomarkers for the Partnership for Accelerating Cancer Therapies
Funding Sponsor: Foundation for the National Institutes of Health
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

 The number of awards and the amount per award is contingent upon the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications and proper budget justification within the proposal. Application budgets are limited to an amount up to $500,000 per year and need to reflect the actual needs of the development of the proposed biomarker/assay. Proper scientific and budget justification will need to be provided for evaluation. The committee reserves the right to award at a lower amount than requested.

Award Deadline:

 Application Due Date: January 21, 2019, 11:59 PM EST

Award Description:

 This Request for Applications is associated with the Partnership for Accelerating Cancer Therapies (PACT), a project associated with the Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot ™ Initiative that is intended to accelerate cancer research. The overall goal for this Request for Applications (RFA) is to develop and validate novel biomarkers that accurately predict response to immuno-oncology interventions, including combination therapies, monotherapies, vaccines, and other novel immunotherapy treatments.

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

 Organizations eligible to apply are:

• Private or public sector
• US-based or international
• Able to comply with the necessary PACT IP, data sharing, and publication guidelines (Guidelines documents are available upon request.)
More Info:

 For more detailed information, click HERE.

For the submission form, click HERE.

Category: Other Foundation
Target Awardee: --- - Not specified