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Research & Awards

Specialty Awards

The objective of these unique funding mechanisms is to provide support for projects that work toward curing digestive cancers.

The applicant audience includes established investigators or young faculty (not fellows) with a full-time faculty position at an institution in North America.

$130,000
1 Award
2 Year Term
This award provides $65,000 annually for two years ($130,000 total) to clinical or postdoctoral fellows seeking to protect time for clinical or translational research in preparation for careers as independent investigators in gastroenterology, hepatology, pancreatology or closely allied fields.

Application Deadline:

September 27, 2022

Funding Start Date:

July 1, 2023
Active: Accepting Applications Now
$130,000
2 Awards
2 Year Term
This award provides $65,000 annually for two years ($130,000 total) to clinical or postdoctoral fellows seeking to protect time for clinical or translational research in preparation for careers as independent investigators in gastroenterology, hepatology, pancreatology or closely allied fields.

Application Deadline:

September 27, 2022

Funding Start Date:

July 1, 2023
Active: Accepting Applications Now
$40,000
1 Awards
1 Year Term
This award provides $40,000 for one year to an early career investigator who currently holds a federal or non-federal career development award devoted to conducting research related to digestive cancer.

Application Opens:

April 27, 2022

Application Deadline:

July 19, 2022
Closed: Applications Under Review
$100,000
1 Award
2 Year Term
This award provides $50,000 per year for two years (totaling $100,000) to an established investigator working on novel approaches in gastric cancer research.

Application Opens:

April 27, 2022

Application Deadline:

July 19, 2022
Closed: Applications Under Review
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