Karin Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation Faculty Research Fellowship

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Karin Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation Faculty Research Fellowship

HMS Deadline April 10, 2017

Description:     The intent of the Grunebaum Foundation is to provide support to junior Harvard Medical School faculty members with a demonstrated commitment to an academic career in cancer research.   A Commitment by the department chair to the applicant’s career development is expected. The faculty member to be funded by the Grunebaum Foundation will be selected annually by a Harvard Medical School faculty committee in consultation with one or more Trustees of the Karin Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation.

Eligibility:   Applicant must be within the first 5 years of their faculty appointment in basic or translational cancer research.   Faculty members who already have R01 NIH or comparable funding are not eligible to apply. The Grunebaum Foundation stipulates that not more than 10% of this $40,000 faculty award will be charged to Facilities and Administration.  Applications for a second year extension will be considered.

Amount of Support:   $40,000 (total costs) for a period of one year

Please apply for this Fellowship through the Harvard University Central Funding Portal.  Follow the link below to login and apply. 

Harvard University Funding Portal  

Applications must be submitted online by Monday May 12, 2017 by 5:00 pm.

Application Instructions:   Please read the following instructions carefully and then follow the link at the bottom of the page to apply through the Harvard University Funding Portal. The link will take you to the application form.

Please fill out the online form and attach the following documents as one single PDF.

1.    A letter of interest describing their personal commitment to an academic career in cancer research.

2.    A summary of their proposed research project (not to exceed three pages, a fourth page for references may be included).

3.    A Curriculum Vitae (CV) 

Style Requirements:
Font size must be 11 point or larger
Type may be no more than six lines per inch

Materials must be submitted as a single PDF

Please apply for this Fellowship through the Harvard University Central Funding Portal.  Follow the link below to login and apply. 

Harvard University Funding Portal     

   If problems occur while uploading please contact clare_lamont@hms.harvard.edu or 617-432-7463.

More information about the Foundation can be found at www.grunebaumfoundation.org.

 

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