Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program (CLIP)


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Date 01.11.2021  
Category Call for proposal
Event Language English

The Cancer Research Institute Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program (CLIP) supports pre-clinical and translational research that can be directly applied to optimizing cancer immunotherapy in the clinic. CLIP grants are awarded to qualified scientists exploring clinically relevant questions aimed at improving the effectiveness of cancer immunotherapies. 

The Cancer Research Institute established CLIP to support investigators who are studying critical topics at the intersection of laboratory and clinical research.

Proposals in all cancers are encouraged.

Deadline has been revised to:
LOI: 01.12.21
Full application: 01.03.21
Two years

Funding: $200,000 USD


  • Faculty appointment as a tenure-track assistant professor (or higher rank) at the time of award activation.
  • Or, institutional documentation must accompany the Letter of Intent indicating that PI will hold the position of assistant professor (or higher rank) by the time of award activation.
  • No citizenship restrictions
  • Research supported by the award may be conducted at medical schools and research centers in the United States or abroad.
How to Apply:  The process for applying for a CLIP Grant consists of two parts:
  • Letter of Intent (LOI), and, if invited
  • Full Application
  • Letters of intent and associated supporting documents must be submitted electronically through a special submission portal.

Application Deadline:
  • LOI: 01 November 2021
  • Full Application: 01 February 2022
Further information:  More information about the program is available here. EPFL Awardees!

Practical information

  • Informed public
  • Free


  • The Research Office


cancer immunotherapies diagnosis treatment prevention cancer

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