University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Funding Opportunities

[ LSOs | Intramural Awards | Foundations/Other | NIH Announcements ]

Limited Submission Opportunities

(Applications through LSO office)


Intramural Funding Opportunities

  • LOI Deadline: January 29   |  Proposal Deadline: April 2
    UC Cancer Research Coordinating Committee (CRCC) Faculty Seed Grants RFP

    The CRCC is a systemwide, faculty-directed cancer research program that provides one-year seed grants for topics in any discipline that address any aspect of cancer, including its origins, prevention and cure. CRCC funds support meritorious research spanning all areas from basic research to applied clinical and community-based research in any field relevant to cancer. Eligible PIs must be members of the Academic Senate at one of the ten UC campuses. 
  • Deadline: February 15
    UCaMP Call for M-PDTX Pilot Studies 

    The University of California Minority Patient-Derived Xenograft Trial and Development Center (UCaMP) comprised of UC Davis (lead), UCSF, UCI, and UCLA is accepting applications to contribute to the achievement of the UCaMP’s overall objectives of developing PDX trial strategies for preclinical testing of single agents and drug combinations, with a focus on the predominant racial/ethnic minority populations residing in California, namely, Hispanic/Latino Americans [HLAs], Asian Americans/Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders [AANHPIs], and African Americans [AAs]. The focus will be on gastric and liver cancers that disproportionately affect HLA’s and AANHPIs as well as populations of color for bladder and lung cancer using FDA approved therapeutic agents. 

Foundations/Other Sources

  • Deadline: December 13
    2020 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award
    Supports junior faculty to conduct pancreatic cancer research and establish successful career paths in the field. Proposed research may be basic, translational, clinical or epidemiological in nature and must have direct applicability and relevance to pancreatic cancer.

NIH Announcements

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