Debbie’s Dream Foundation-AACR Gastric Cancer Research Fellowship

Funding Agency:
American Association for Cancer Research

The Debbie's Dream Foundation-AACR Gastric Cancer Research Fellowship represents a joint effort to encourage and support postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to conduct gastric cancer research and to establish a successful career path in this field. The research proposed for funding may be basic, translational, clinical, or epidemiological in nature and must have direct applicability and relevance to gastric cancer.

This fellowship provides $50,000 over one year to support the salary and benefits of a fellow while working on mentored gastric cancer research. A partial amount of the funds may be designated for non-personnel expenses, such as research/laboratory supplies, equipment, publication charges for manuscripts that pertain directly to the funded project, and other research expenses.

Deadline: Jan. 16, 2019

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Eligibility Requirements

At the start of the grant term on July 1, 2019, applicants must: hold a mentored research position with the title of postdoctoral fellow, clinical research fellow, or the equivalent; have completed his or her most recent doctoral degree within the past five years; and work under the auspices of a mentor at an academic, medical, or research institution anywhere in the world.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree (including PhD, MD, DO, DC, ND, DDS, DVM, ScD, DNS, PharmD, or equivalent) in a related field and not currently be a candidate for a further doctoral degree.

Applicants with a medical degree must have completed their most recent doctoral degree or medical residency - whichever date is later - within the past five years.

If eligibility is based on a future position, the position must be confirmed at the time of application and cannot be contingent upon receiving this grant.

Amount

$50,000

Funding Type

Fellowship
Grant

Eligibility

Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows

Category

Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

January 16, 2019