Funding and Award Opportunities for Cancer Research

Award Name: Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program
Funding Sponsor: Pew Charitable Trusts
Funding Sponsor Link:
Award Amount:

The award provides $300,000 in flexible support—$75,000 per year for a four-year period. 

Award Deadline:

LOI deadline to the UCCCC is Monday, May 4, 2020. If nominated by the UCCCC, the full application is due to Pew-Stewart on September 3, 2020.

Please upload LOI on our Administraiton website:

The application should include:

·         CV with biography

·         Project summary 1-2 pages


Award Description:

The Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program supports assistant professors of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of a cure for cancer.

Information And Eligibilty Criteria:

Candidates should hold a full-time appointment at the rank of assistant professor as of September 3, 2020, and must not have been appointed as an assistant professor at any institution prior to June 15, 2017. 

More Info:

Click HERE for more information.

Category: Limited Opportunity
Target Awardee: --- - Junior faculty