Funding Opportunities

Internal and external sources of support for cancer research, training and career development

Internal Funding Opportunities

External Funding Opportunities

(Requiring Internal Reviews & Selection)

External Funding Opportunities

(Not Requiring Internal Reviews & Selection)

Submission Deadlines

Internal Funding Deadlines

Jun June 01 Fri 2018

2018 Stanford Women's Cancer Center Innovation Award

Invitation Only Full Proposals deadline: June 1, 2018

Jun June 15 Fri 2018

SCI 2018 Pancreatic Cancer Innovation Awards (PCIA)

SCI internal deadline: June 15, 2018, 5 pm

External Funding Opportunitie

(Requiring Internal Reviews & Selection)

Jun June 04 Mon 2018

Pew-Stewart Scholars Program for Cancer Research

Internal Stanford Cancer Institute deadline: June 4, 2018

Jun June 08 Fri 2018

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research Medical Research Grants

SCI internal deadline  June 8, 2018, 5 pm

Jun June 18 Mon 2018

St. Baldrick's Foundation-Pediatric Cancer 2019 Fellowship Award

SCI internal deadline  June 18, 2018, 5 pm

External Funding Deadlines

May May 11 Fri 2018

The Brain Tumor Funder’s Collaborative (BTFC): Immunotherapy for Primary Human Brain Tumors

Pre-proposal deadline:  May 11, 2018

May May 30 Wed 2018

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Investigator-Initiated Research Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  May 30, 2018

May May 30 Wed 2018

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Pilot Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  May 30, 2018

Jun June 01 Fri 2018

Stanford Child Health Research Institute Harman Scholar Program

Application deadline:  June 1, 2018

Jun June 01 Fri 2018

Pancreatic Cancer Collective New Therapies Challenge

Expression of Intent Deadline: June 1, 2018 12 pm EST

Jun June 04 Mon 2018

The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research  Emerging Leader Awards 

Letter of intent (required) deadline:  June 4, 2018

Jun June 05 Tue 2018

NCI - Biology of Lung, and Head and Neck Preneoplasias (R01) (PA-17-459)

Standard R01 deadlines: June 5, Oct. 5

Jun June 15 Fri 2018

Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy (PICI) @ Stanford Medicine Bedside to Bench Grant

Letter of intent (LOI) internal deadline: June 15, 2018, 5 pm

Jun June 16 Sat 2018

NCI - Biology of Lung, and Head and Neck Preneoplasias (R21) (PA-17-460)

Standard R21 exploratory/developmental deadlines: June 16, Oct. 16

Jun June 20 Wed 2018

DOD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Translatonal Team Science Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 20, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

Jun June 20 Wed 2018

DOD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Idea Award with Special Focus

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 20, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

Jun June 20 Wed 2018

Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Impact Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 20, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

Jun June 26 Tue 2018

DOD Lung Cancer Research Program Translatonal Research Partnership Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 26, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

Jun June 26 Tue 2018

DOD Lung Cancer Research Program Investigator-Initiated Translational Research Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 26, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

Jun June 26 Tue 2018

DOD Lung Cancer Research Program  Idea Development Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  June 26, 2018, 5 p.m. ET

Jun June 29 Fri 2018

NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research (NCI Omnibus R03 Clinical Trial Optional) - PAR-18-021

Earliest Submission Date: January 28, 2018

Application Due Date(s): June 29, 2018; October 26, 2018; February 26, 2019; June 28, 2019; October 25, 2019

Jul July 06 Fri 2018

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award

Institutional representative (RPM/RMG) deadline:  June 29, 2018

Application deadline:  July 6, 2018

Jul July 25 Wed 2018

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Omics Consortium Development Award (new)

Pre-application (required) deadline:  July 25, 2018

Jul July 25 Wed 2018

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Clinical Development Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  July 25, 2018

Jul July 25 Wed 2018

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Ovarian Cancer Academy Award-Early Career Investigator

Pre-application (required) deadline:  July 25, 2018

Jul July 26 Thu 2018

DOD Lung Cancer Research Program Concept Award

Pre-application/Letter of intent (required) deadline:  July 26, 2018, 5 p.m. ET

Aug August 28 Tue 2018

Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Career Development Award

Pre-application (required) deadline:  Aug. 28, 2018, 5 p.m. ET

Sep September 06 Thu 2018

DOD Lung Cancer Research Program Career Development Award

Pre-application/LOI (required) deadline:  Sept. 6, 2018, 5 p.m. ET 

FY18 DOD CDMRP Program Pre-Announcements

To Be Announced


Stanford Cancer Institute Contact

Denise Baughman

650-724-9547
deniseb@stanford.edu