Mentored Research Scholar Grant

Funding Agency:
American Cancer Society

NOTE: This mechanism is being phased out. Only resubmissions will be reviewed in 2018.

Provides support for mentored research and training to full-time junior faculty, typically within the initial four years of their first independent appointment. The goal is for these beginning investigators to become independent researchers as either clinician scientists or cancer control and prevention researchers. Awards are for up to five years and for up to $135,000 per year (direct costs), plus 8% allowable indirect costs. A maximum of $10,000 per year for the mentor(s) (regardless of the number of mentors) is included in the $135,000.

Application Deadline: April 2, 2018


Junior Faculty


Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational
Social Sciences

External Deadline

April 2, 2018