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Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs -- Ovarian Cancer Research Program -- Ovarian Cancer Academy Award -- Investigator-Initiated Research Award
The OCRP Investigator-Initiated Research Award is intended to support high-impact research that has the potential to make an important contribution to ovarian cancer or patient/survivor care. Research projects may focus on any phase of research, from basic laboratory research through translational research, excluding clinical trials. The application must demonstrate logical reasoning and a sound scientific rationale established through a critical review and analysis of the literature for the application to be competitive. Applications must include preliminary data that are relevant to ovarian cancer and support the proposed research project.
The proposed research must be relevant to the health of active duty Service members, Veterans, military beneficiaries, and/or the American public.
• Pre-Application Deadline: April 23, 2019
• Invitation to Submit an Application: June 2019
• Application Submission Deadline: July 24, 2019
Independent investigators at or above the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent) are eligible to submit applications. An eligible Principal Investigator, regardless of ethnicity, nationality, or citizenship status, must be employed by, or affiliated with, an eligible organization.
The anticipated direct costs budgeted for the entire period of performance for an FY19 OCRP Investigator-Initiated Research Award will not exceed $450,000. Refer to Section II.D.5, Funding Restrictions, for detailed funding information.