CCSRI funding opportunities – including Impact Grants in the area of pediatric leukemia/lymphoma
The Canadian Cancer Society is pleased to announce that online application forms are now available for the upcoming Impact Grants and Career Development Awards in Prevention (for post-doctoral and clinical fellows, and junior faculty) competitions. Please visit the Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute website for program and application information www.cancer.ca/research.
These grants have been created to support large, well-developed programs in cancer research that have the potential to make a significant impact on the burden of disease in patients and populations. Budgets awarded may be up to $250,000 per year for up to 5 years, to a maximum of $1,250,000 per grant.
LOI deadline: March 29 (as March 25 & 28 are holidays)
Full application deadline: September 1 (Note that only successful LOI applicants will be invited to submit full proposals)
The Canadian Cancer Society is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Cole Foundation to fund Impact Grants in the area of leukemia and lymphoma research. This fund of up to $3 million will support collaborative research teams that:
- are proposing research in leukemia or lymphoma to impact children and/or young adults;
- include investigators at 2 or more institutions;
- include at least one principal investigator based in Montreal; and
- include at least 1 clinician.
These awards have been created to support the career development of junior investigators (post-doctoral and clinical fellows, and junior faculty) in the area of cancer prevention/risk reduction research and community-based clinical research in cancer prevention by providing protected research time. Budgets awarded will not exceed $75,000 per year, over a maximum term of three years.
Full application deadline: April 1