Lung Cancer Research Foundation pilot grant programme

Applications are encouraged for projects investigating a wide variety of topics including:

  • Improving our understanding of lung cancer biology
  • Prevention and screening for early detection
  • Identification of new biomarkers and the development of targeted therapies
  • Development of more effective and safer therapies
  • Psychosocial research including supportive measures for people with lung cancer and their families
  • Quality of care and outcomes research for the improvement of healthcare standards and overall patient outcomes\

Applicants must be affiliated with a non-profit academic or research institution anywhere in the world and must fall under one of the following categories:

  • students and fellows;
  • young and mid-career investigators with less than ten years of experience since their initial faculty appointment;
  • non-tenure track researchers, staff scientists and clinicians. Senior investigators with more than 10 years of experience are generally not eligible and are encouraged to mentor a junior team member through the application process.

Grants are worth up to USD 150,000 for two years.

For further information click here to visit funder’s website.


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