There will be a $50,000 grant in 2014 for the best program
for the management of cancer. We are particularly interested in promoting the best of the young scientists, currently
under the radar screen. We are NOT looking at studies that show that drug A is 3% better than drug B. The
project should be innovative, sound and be able to lead to clinical trials. All such projects will get equal consideration.
PhDs are welcome to submit grant applications and several have won grants. Research grant applications should be organized
as follows:Background and rationale
Study population (if applicable)
Criteria for evaluation
Definition of response
Please have a full contact sheet at the front of every application, including name, address, phone, email and fax
numbers. Every page should have the name of the PI on the top of the page. The pages should be numbered. Please make
the application as concise as possible, with a maximum of 10 pages, excluding references and budget. The reviewers are
physicians in practice and the application should be understandable by practicing physicians. Please note the award does not
include payment for the salary of the investigator, overhead or travel.
Please email the
application to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for grant applications is May 31, 2014.