Susan Komen – LOI due July 17th

For 2014-15, Susan G. Komen will be offering three types of grants

1) Career Catalyst Research Grants ($450,000 over 3 years).

CCR grants provide unique opportunities for scientists who have held faculty positions for no more than six years at the time of full application to achieve research independence. These grants provide support for hypothesis-driven research projects that have significant potential to advance our understanding of breast cancer, lead to reductions in breast cancer incidence and/or mortality, and move us toward the goal of a world without breast cancer. Awards may be for basic, translational or clinical research. Pre-Application Submission deadline: July 17, 2014.
Application Instructions

2) Postdoctoral Fellowship Grants ($180,000 for 2-3 years).

PDF grants seek to attract and support promising scientists embarking on careers dedicated to breast cancer research. These grants provide support for research projects that have significant potential to advance our understanding of breast cancer, lead to reductions in breast cancer incidence and/or mortality, and move us toward the goal of a world without breast cancer. Awards may be for basic, translational, or clinical research. Pre-Application Submission deadline: July 17, 2014
Application Instructions

3) Graduate Training in Disparities Research (Up to $135,000 per year for up to 3 years).

GTDR grants seek to establish or to sustain a training program for a minimum of three graduate students who are seeking careers dedicated to understanding and eliminating disparities in breast cancer outcomes across population groups. Pre-Application Submission deadline: July 17, 2014.
Application Instructions