Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: UCCCC Funding Announcement for Junior Faculty
Funding Sponsor: UCCCC
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

up to $150,000 

Award Deadline:

Open deadline

Award Description:

The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center (UCCCC) is pleased to announce a funding opportunity for junior investigators with previously submitted, peer-reviewed, but unfunded research proposals. This opportunity is made possible through funds from a philanthropic foundation’s gift to the UCCCC. 


Information And Eligibilty Criteria:
  • PI must be a Cancer Center member; limited to one application per PI;
  • Junior faculty: up to and including the rank of assistant professor, with no current or previous peer-reviewed funding (e.g., NIH, DOD, national ACS);
  • Junior faculty who have received K-level “career development” funding from national granting agencies ARE eligible;
  • Proposal previously submitted to, and scored by, a peer-reviewed agency (e.g., NCI, NIH, DOD, ACS), but not funded; 


More Info:

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