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|Sponsor:||V Foundation for Cancer Research|
|Award Title:||V Foundation Scholar Award|
Each grant will total $200,000, and is given in two yearly installments. This grant has a zero indirect cost policy. Awarded grants may receive a third year of funding if exceptional scientific progress is made in the first two years.
|Description:||Funding is available for laboratory based fundamental and translational research. For more information visit: http://www.jimmyv.org/Funding|
|Number of Applicants University is Allowed to submit:||1|
|UM Nominations Process:||
Masonic Cancer Center Review: A one page description of the concept and a draft budget in NIH format should be emailed to Aaron Schilz, firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:30pm March 14th. The concept and budget will be reviewed by a director appointed committee if there is more than one application.
Masonic Cancer Center Review and designation of final applicant: March 17, 2014
(Please note: completed applications must be submitted to SPA by Monday, April 7th to meet the foundation's deadline of Tuesday, April 8th.)
Foundation Deadlines: Application 5:00EST, April 8, 2014. Awards, September 2014. First payment, October/November 2014.
- Application cover sheet: http://www.jimmyv.org/research/grantapplication.html
- Director's letter of recommendation: which should also include a description of a career development or mentoring program
- One page letter of introduction from applicant
- Two page outline of proposed research and its rationale
- Applicant must provide a complete list of all current funding
- Curriculum vitae of applicant
- A 1 page budget (NIH format suggested)
- If animals are to be used in this research project, please provide rationale and a statement that they will be used in accordance with methods reviewed and approved by IACUC
|Peer Review Coordination:||Masonic Cancer Center contact email|
|Status:||The internal deadline has passed but no applicants were selected. Please contact the office coordinating the peer review for more information.|
|Please note:||To be considered for peer review and internal selection, faculty must follow the above submission guidelines and meet the UM deadline as set by the office coordinating the peer review for this opportunity.|
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