Funding Opps

Internal and external funding opportunities. Includes deadlines, submission information, etc.

March 14, 2019

V Foundation Grant Opportunity

By UNM CCC robin

V Foundation’s Translational Cancer Research Grant The V Foundation seeks to support translational research projects within the scope of adult cancer research. Translational projects should move a novel strategy from the laboratory into a human clinical trial or use specimens from a clinical trial to develop biomarkers or mechanisms. The research should apply in some […]

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Tags: Funding, pilot funding


January 8, 2019

ACS IRG Applications due 2/1/2019

By msequeira msequeira

The UNM Cancer Center was awarded an Institutional Research Grant by the American Cancer Society that allows us to issue internal pilot grants to early career faculty. We are currently accepting applications for these pilot grants. The next deadline for applications is Friday, February 1, 2019.

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Tags: Funding, Research


January 7, 2019

Early K99/R00 Funding Opportunities

By msequeira msequeira

NCI calls your attention to a pair of newly published “Early K99/R00” Funding Opportunity Announcements, RFA-CA-19-029 and RFA-CA-19-030, The NCI Pathway to Independence Award for Outstanding Early Stage Postdoctoral Researchers. Letters of Intent are due January 26, 2019; applications are due February 26, 2019. Please share the attached flyer.

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Tags: Research, training


December 10, 2018

Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award Funding – Abstract due 12/17

By msequeira msequeira

Dear Cancer Center Members and Graduate Student Associates: There is a special grant mechanism that offers support for those working on cancer-relevant problems and who are interested in pursuing a subsequent postdoc to further expand their training and skills. Only one submission is allowed per institution; therefore, if you are interested, please respond to the […]

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Tags: Funding, postdoc, Research


July 24, 2018

Pilot Project Funding – V Foundation Survivorship

By UNM CCC robin

The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is holding an internal competition for our center’s nomination to the 2018 V Foundation Robin Roberts Cancer Survivorship Research Fund. See full details for nomination submissions due August 8.

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Tags: Funding, pilot, Research


July 20, 2018

PIVOT Selections for Cancer Research Funding Opportunities

By CC-Research faithann

PIVOT SELECTIONS BY TOPIC Links to the opportunities are available on UNM Cancer Center’s website. • Cancer or Carcinogenesis • Oncology • Cancer Biology • Cancer Prevention • Cancer Genetics The PIVOT system contains pre-populated keywords for each department at UNM. Faculty & Staff can individually log-in to manage, update, and personalize their profiles, which […]

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May 22, 2018

Funding Opps: Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research

By UNM CCC robin

The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is holding an internal competition to select a nominee to submit for the Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Award. The deadline is Friday, June 15.  4-year, $300,000 ($75K/year) Eligibility: Doctorate in a field related to biomedical sciences or medicine. Hold a full-time appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or […]

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May 11, 2018

American Cancer Society – Institutional Research Grant

By msequeira msequeira

The American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant (ACS IRG) is an institutional grant awarded by the American Cancer Society to increase the base of cancer-relevant research at the University of New Mexico. Early Career Faculty from all UNM Schools & Colleges, who have not yet obtained national, peer-reviewed funding for their cancer-related research programs are […]

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May 3, 2018

Two Internal Pilot Program Grants Available

By UNM CCC robin

UNM CCC Pilot Project Program has two new grant awards available. For full details, visit the Pilot Project Program page online. Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation 2018 Grant Award – Due 5/25/18 The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is holding an internal competition to select two (2) nominees to submit for the Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation 2018 Grant Award. 3-year, $225,000 […]

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Tags: Funding, Grants, internal


March 29, 2018

Phi Beta Psi Sorority Research Award

By UNM CCC robin

The UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is holding an internal competition to select two nominees from the Cancer Center to submit for the Phi Beta Psi Sorority Research Award. 1-year awards will be made from $40,000 – $60,000 (indirect costs are not allowed) Research applications must be focused on brain, breast, colorectal, endometrial, lung, ovarian, pancreatic or […]

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Tags: Funding, pilot projects