Funding Opportunities

Limited Submission Opportunities

(Applications through LSO office)

  • Internal deadline: May 30, 2022
    Mallinckrodt Foundation Grant Program

    This program aims to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.
  • Extended deadline: July 22, 2022
    Breast Cancer Alliance Young Investigator Grants

    This program aims to fund clinical doctors and research scientists whose primary focus is breast cancer and who are in the early stages of their careers.

Intramural Funding Opportunities

  • Deadline: May 27, 2022
    UCSF School of Medicine Bridge Funding Program
    The Bridge Funding Program provides up to 12 months of support for full-time faculty members with independent research programs, who are experiencing a temporary loss of significant funding. The program is intended to support applicants who face a funding gap between two extramural research grants (usually R01 or equivalent).
  • Deadline: May 31, 2022 [Updated RFA]
    HDFCCC Molecular Oncology Program "Bridging the Gap" RFA

    The Molecular Oncology Program is requesting applications from any HDFCCC member (Full or Associate) for the “Bridging the Gap” Award for graduate students. Graduate students of HDFCCC faculty will apply to receive funding to support a PhD student in their 3rd or later year who is working on a cancer research project that involves collaboration with a clinical scientist.
  • Deadline: July 1, 2022
    HDFCCC Junior Cancer Researcher RFA

    Thanks to a generous donation, the Cancer Center is requesting applications from junior researchers who have an interest in working on high-risk high-reward projects in cancer. The donor intends the funding for individuals who want to apply novel approaches to solve major cancer-specific challenges, especially those with potential clinical impact. 

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