DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program
Physician Research Award
Amount of funding: Direct costs budgeted will not exceed $750,000.
Purpose: The FY21 PCRP Physician Research Award supports a mentored research experience to prepare physicians with clinical duties and/or responsibilities for productive careers in prostate cancer research. The mentored physician is considered the Principal Investigator (PI) of the application. This award emphasizes equally the quality of the proposed research project and the career DOD FY21 Prostate Cancer Physician Research Award 5 development of the PI, which should prepare physicians for careers in basic, population science, translational, or clinical prostate cancer research.
PI Eligibility: the PI must be a physician with clinical duties and/or responsibilities who, at the application submission deadline, is either:
-In the last year of an accredited graduate medical education program, either as a resident or fellow, or
-Within 5 years of having initiated his/her first appointment as an Instructor, Assistant Professor with PI eligibility, or CE Assistant Professor (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver request).
Mentor(s): This award requires the involvement of at least one designated mentor with an established research program in prostate cancer, as evidenced by recent publications, active funding, and successful mentorship. In addition, the mentor(s) must demonstrate a commitment to advancing the PI’s career in prostate cancer research.
Pre-application/Letter of intent (required) deadline: June 17, 2021 via eBrap
Please include your RPM’s name as business official in the pre-application.
Institutional representative (RPM/RMG or CGO/OSR) deadline: June 24, 2021
Full proposal deadline: July 1, 2021 via grants.gov