Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: V Scholar Cancer Research Grant
Funding Sponsor: V Foundation for Cancer Research
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

The total amount of the grant is $200,000, paid in two annual installments of $100,000. Only direct costs of the research are supported by this award.


Award Deadline:

 Internal LOI Deadline:  Monday, March 17, 2020

 Agency Application Deadline:  May 6, 2020

Award Description:

The V Scholar Award supports early tenure-track faculty by funding a range of projects from laboratory-based fundamental research through bench to bedside research. This award supports any area of adult cancer research. Each invited institution may submit up to two nominees to apply for this call if at least one of the two nominee applicants identifies as someone from an underrepresented in science minority ethnic group.

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

 See RFA for eligibility details.

More Info:

If you are interested in applying for this funding opportunity, please upload the following at in a combined PDF for institutional review:


  - A brief description of the proposed research including the titel, the aims, the significance of the research goals, the name of the proposed mentor, and a timeline of the project (limited to 1 page).


  - A copy of the applicant's CV including education and training, research and professional experience, a biography of the candidate, and a statement of broad eligibility.


 For more information on this funding opportunity (if you are selected to apply), click HERE








Category: Limited Opportunity
Target Awardee: --- - Not specified