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Collaborative Pediatric Cancer Research Awards
A Collaborative Pediatric Cancer Research Awards Program offers three separate grant types:
- Postdoctoral and Clinical Research Fellow Grant
- Independent Investigator Grant
- Consortium Grant (Page 16)
Rally funds pediatric cancer research in the following areas:
- Innovative approaches to research which could lead to advanced studies or clinical trials.
- Basic science studies that are likely to lead to a new discovery.
- Personalized, targeted, alternative or integrative research proposals.
- Under-studied cancer types.
- Quality of life, survivorship and palliative care studies.
- Data utilization through data standardization, collection, storage, analysis and sharing.
- Impact of nutrition on health outcomes before, during and/or after diagnosis and/or treatment.
- Identifying solutions to inequalities and disparities to improve health outcomes.
Deadline for Letter of Intent: Oct. 1, 2021
Postdoctoral and Clinical Research Fellowship Grants are for one or two years of support. At the end of the award, you may apply for additional funding for the next grant cycle. Each grant will be awarded up to $50,000 per year.
Young Investigator and Independent Investigator Grants are for one or two years of support. At the end of the award, you may apply for additional funding for the next grant cycle. Young Investigators must be no more than five years post fellowship. Each grant will be awarded up to $50,000 per year.
Consortium Grants, multi-institutional (three or more) collaborative research projects, may apply for one or two years of support up to $100,000 per year. At the end of the award, you may apply for additional funding for the next grant cycle.