Cancer Research Institute - CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program


Event details

Date 01.09.2023
Category Call for proposal
Aim: The CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports qualified young scientists at leading universities and research centers around the world. The Institute seeks hypothesis-driven, mechanistic studies in both immunology and tumor immunology. The applicant and sponsor should make every effort to demonstrate the potential of the proposed studies to directly impact our understanding of the immune system’s role in cancer.

Duration:      3 years

Funding:       Year 1 - $55,000 stipend
                        Year 2 - $57,000 stipend
                        Year 3 - $59,000 stipend
                        Each year - $5,000 allowance for research or travel

Eligibility: Applicant must hold a doctorate degree by the date of award activation, but have no more than 5 years postdoctoral experience. Must be sponsored by a senior researcher with a formal appointment at the host institution. The fellowship can be performed in the United States or abroad, but must take place at a non-profit institution. There are no citizenship restrictions.

How to Apply: Proposal materials, including an application form, background statement, CV, research proposal, and supporting letters, must be uploaded via the online portal. See the full application instructions for more details. Note that the proposal must be approved and signed by the host institution; please contact the Research Office for assistance.

Deadlines 2023:       01 March 2023 (5:00 pm EST)
                                       01 September 2023 (5:00 pm EST)

Further information
  • More information about the program is available here.
  • The application portal can be found here.
  • For any other questions, please contact the Research Office.


Practical information

  • General public
  • Free


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