May 5, 2011

Cancer Center Support Grant Funding Opportunity

Pilot and Feasibility Project Grants 2011


The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center is pleased to announce the availability of pilot/feasibility project grants for the conduct of basic, translational, or clinical research on the cause, prevention, detection, control or treatment of cancer.


Funds are available to support projects from individual investigators or collaborative teams. Original cancer-related projects with the potential to develop into independent R01grants are encouraged.


Grants up to $35,000 in direct costs will be awarded for a one-year period. All grants will be evaluated by peer review and will be funded by September1, 2011.


The deadline for submission is June 24, 2011


Information and application guidelines may be obtained from Brandon Fox in the VICC Administrative Office, 691 Preston Building. Contact Fox by telephone, 936-3592, or email brandon.fox@vanderbilt.edu. For more details, visit the VICC website http://www.vicc.org.