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Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: UCHAP Prostate Cancer Pilot Project Award
Funding Sponsor: UCCCC
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Award Amount:

 Individual pilot projects will be awarded in the amount of $50,000 for one year, renewable for one additional year at the same funding level upon successful completion and review of progress report (total $100,000).  

Award Deadline:

 Application is due Monday, September 14, 2020.

Award Description:

 This grant is awarded by the University of Chicago Hihg-Risk and Advanced Prostate Cancer (UCHAP) Program in collaboration with the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center. This support may be used for pilot projects or feasibility studies in basic, clinical, translational, cancer control, prevention, or population sciences research focused on high-risk or advanced prostate cancer.  These pilot projects should be in preparation for the development of an application for independent peer-reviewed support. 

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:
  • PI must be a Cancer Center member, or have a collaborator that is a member (with letter of support)
  • PI is permitted to submit only one application
  • All faculty are eligible to apply, early career investigators (postdoctoral fellows in final year of training, faculty within first 5 years of appointment) are encouraged to apply
More Info:

 Please click HERE for RFA and more details.

Category: UCCCC Program
Target Awardee: --- - All Faculty