Funding Opportunities

Limited Submission Opportunities

(Applications through UCSF Limited Submission Program)

Intramural Funding Opportunities

  • Deadline: Feb 1, 2023
    The Cancer League RFA

    The Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center has been invited by The Cancer League to submit requests for funding. The Cancer League’s primary interest is in funding projects in early stage research and/or supporting and assisting patients through their cancer journey. Their mission is to support the fight against cancer in such areas as early detection, education, patient care services and research for various types of cancer for men, women and children.
  • Deadline: Feb 1, 2023
    UCSF Alpha Stem Cell Clinic (ASCC) 2023 Fellowship Program

    ​​​​​​Fellowship applications are now available for physician scientists who are committed to academic research careers discovering and translating novel applications of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine to clinical problems. Priority will be given to MDs* or MD/PhDs who are currently in or have recently completed clinical fellowship training and have commenced a clinical or translational laboratory project focused on stem cell biology at UCSF Health. Early stage junior faculty also are encouraged to apply.
  • Deadline: rolling submissions
    University of California Hematologic Malignancies Consortium (UCHMC) RFA

    The University of California Hematologic Malignancies Consortium is requesting submission of proposals within two potential areas of funding.
    • RFP A: UCHMC funds for Junior Faculty and Trainee Competitive Seed Grants
    • RFP B: UCHMC funds for Clinical Trials Support

Foundations/Other Sources

  • Deadline: Mar 1, 2023
    Aging and Cancer Research RFA

    The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) and The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research are pleased to issue a joint Request for Applications (RFA) for collaborative projects to focus on Aging and Cancer. Projects must include collaborations between two laboratories with different but complementary expertise.

NIH Announcements

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

To view NCI funding opportunities, search here