SCI Innovation Awards

In keeping with its core mission, the SCI offers Innovation Awards to support projects focused on the acceleration of basic, translational, clinical and population-based cancer research, and projects focused on specific types of cancer, such as pancreatic, breast, gynecologic and sarcoma cancers. 

 

AWARD CATEGORIES:

  • Stanford Cancer Institute Nodal Grant Awards ($50,000)
  • Stanford Cancer Institute Innovation Awards ($50,000)
    • Single PI
    • Multi PI collaboration leading to multi PI peer-reviewed funding
  • Stanford Cancer Institute Pancreatic Cancer Innovation Awards ($50,000)
  • Stanford Women’s Cancer Center Innovation Awards ($50,000)
  • Schmunis Family Innovation Awards in Cancer Therapeutics ($50,000)
  • Behar Innovation Awards in Sarcoma Research ($50,000)Proposal Submission 

 

PROJECT PRIORITIES:

  • Bold and creative research projects
  • Research related to health disparities
  • Research related to priority cancers - breast, pancreatic, liver, lung, lymphoma, and sarcoma.
  • Multi-disciplinary collaboration, including collaborations involving Stanford faculty beyond the School of Medicine or inter-programmatic collaborations across the seven SCI research programs
  • Potential to lead (or is already leading) to an investigator-initiated clinical trial
  • Plans for submission of an external peer reviewed (preferably NCI) application 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Closed 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Closed