Residents/Fellows Seed Grants

Funding Agency:
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

The Seed Grants provide up to $25,000 over 1 year. They are designed to foster the research careers of residents and fellows interested in radiation oncology related basic, translational and/or clinical research. Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. residency or fellowship at the time of application.

Deadline: Feb. 10, 2023

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

ASTRO Residents/Fellows in Radiation Oncology Seed Grant and ASTRO Residents/Fellows in Radiation Oncology Biology Seed Grant
Application Deadline: 
February 23, 2024; 11:59 p.m. Eastern time

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These grants will support trainees developing any area of research that has the potential to advance the radiation oncology field. The biology-focused seed grant supports trainees advancing biological research in radiation oncology and/or cancer focused sciences.

ASTRO-AAPM Physics Residents/Postdoctoral Fellows Seed Grant
Application Deadline:
 February 23, 2024; 11:59 p.m. Eastern time

This is a joint effort with the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) to support the research of medical physics residents and postdoctoral fellows, and advance their careers. The proposed project must be focused on physics-related research in radiation oncology. Applicants (PhD or equivalent) must be a postdoctoral fellow or medical physics resident, and be a member of ASTRO and AAPM or have applied for the respective memberships at the time of application. Up to two awards are anticipated. To apply and view the detailed eligibility criteria, visit the AAPM website.

ASTRO-LUNGevity Residents/Fellows in Radiation Oncology Seed Grant
Application Deadline:
 February 23, 2024; 11:59 p.m. Eastern time

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This is a joint effort with the LUNGevity Foundation (LUNGevity) to foster the career advancement of residents or fellows conducting radiation oncology related research for the benefit of patients with lung cancer. For more information and to apply, please visit ProposalCentral.

Amount

$25,000

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Medical Fellow/Resident

Category

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

External Deadline

February 23, 2024