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The Terry Fox New Investigator Awards (2016)

Purpose

To provide outstanding young researchers with support as they develop their career as independent research scientists or clinician scientists and to undertake high-quality research into cancer in close collaboration with established research teams.

Scope of the Program

Support under this RFA is targeted at high-quality biomedical, clinical and translational research providing information which may form the basis of innovative cancer prevention, diagnosis and/or treatment.

Support offered

Awards of up to $150,000 per annum are tenable for three years and provide:

  • Research expenses, including research staff and equipment
  • Travel and accommodation for scientifically justified visits

Key Deadlines

Stage Dates Status
Submission of a Full Application 
June 15, 2015 (5:00 pm PDT)
Complete
Funding Announcement
December 2015
Complete
Funding Starts
January 1, 2016
Complete

Contact

For inquiries, please contact:

Stephen Herst
Terry Fox Research Institute | l'Institut de recherche Terry Fox
675 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1L3 CANADA
Telephone: 1-604-675-8103
Email: sherst@tfri.ca

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