Call for proposal

  Saturday 1 September 2018

[Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Research Foundation - 2019 Award | Research Funding]

The Dr. Josef Steiner Cancer Foundation is accepting applications for the 2019 Cancer Research Award.

Who can apply

  • Early career scientists (~40 years old or less)
  • involved in basic and/or clinical cancer research (specifically, translational research)
  • who are able to provide the infrastructure needed to carry out the proposed project.
  • Priority will be given to scientists based in Europe.
  • a personal prize of CHF 50’000.
  • a research grant of up to CHF 1’000’000 over 4 years
Eligible costs
  • salaries for co-investigators or staff (the applicant’s salary is NOT eligible)
  • equipment
  • operating costs.
  • Internal Deadline: 23 March 2018 - To obtain the Letter of Institutional Support (compulsory) submit your proposal to
  • Deadline for Outline proposal: 1 April 2018
  • 4-6 applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal by 15 July 2018.
  • Deadline for Full proposal: 1 September 2018
  • Interviews: January 2019
  • Decision: by 31 January 2019
  • Earliest project start: 1 March 2019
For further information, have a look at the call website.

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