Funding Opportunities

Limited Submission Opportunities

(Applications through LSO office)

  • Pre-app deadline: Sept 26, 2022
    Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists

    This program honors America’s most innovative young faculty-rank scientists and engineers in three disciplinary categories: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering, and Chemistry.
  • Pre-app deadline: Sept 28, 2022
    NIH NIGMS Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams

    Purpose: to support highly integrated research teams of three to six PD/PIs to address ambitious and challenging research questions that are important for the mission of NIGMS and are beyond the scope of one or two investigators.
  • Internal deadline: Oct 3, 2022
    Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award
    Purpose: to support outstanding young physician-scientists doing work aimed at improving the practice of cancer medicine, by providing them with the resources and training structure essential to becoming successful clinical investigators.
  • Internal deadline: Oct 3, 2022
    Moore Inventor Fellows

    Aims to identify outstanding inventors and innovators who harness science and technology to enhance the conduct of scientific research, strengthen environmental conservation, or improve the experience and outcomes of patient care.
  • Internal deadline: Oct 24, 2022
    W.M. Keck Foundation Medical Research Program

    Purpose: to advance the frontiers of medicine, science, and engineering to benefit humanity by supporting pioneering high-risk/high-impact research projects.

Intramural Funding Opportunities

Foundations/Other Sources

  • Deadline: Sept 22, 2022
    Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award

    The Young Investigator Award (YIA) provides funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology. The purpose of this grant is to fund physicians during the transition from a fellowship program to a faculty appointment.
  • Deadline: Sept 28, 2022
    HHMI Freeman Hrabowski Scholars Program

    HHMI is seeking creative and innovative early career faculty for our new Freeman Hrabowski Scholars Program. Scholars will receive generous and flexible support, including full salary and benefits, a research budget of approximately $2 million over the first five years, and eligibility to participate in HHMI capital equipment purchasing programs. Contact [email protected] if you plan to apply.
  • Deadline: Oct 20, 2022
    Conquer Cancer Foundation Career Development Award

    The Career Development Award (CDA) provides research funding to clinical investigators, who have received their initial faculty appointment, as they work to establish an independent clinical cancer research program.

NIH Announcements

If you are a Cancer Center member who is interested in applying and receiving grant writing support, please contact Erin Bank.

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