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The Foundation funds years 3-4 (or 4-5) of a pediatric oncology research fellowship, with an opportunity for one additional year of funding. In the past, Fellows were funded for years 2-3; this change is to focus on fellows with a more research-oriented career path. This mechanism is designed to support a fellow’s salary & benefits only.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants should hold an M.D., D.O. or an M.D./Ph.D. degree by the date the grant becomes effective.
  • Applicants must be employed by an academic or non-profit research institution or laboratory.
  • Fellows must have completed at least two years of fellowship training prior to becoming a St. Baldrick’s Fellow.
  • Applicants must have a Fellowship Mentor who provides supervision, facilities and research support at an American Board of Pediatrics approved fellowship program in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.
  • Applicants need not be American citizens; however, they must be associated with an American Board of Pediatrics approved fellowship program.

Application Instructions

To apply for this funding opportunity, please email a 1 page letter of intent describing your proposed aims and approach, a list of all anticipated investigators, and a biosketch of the PI to RGE at rgeopps@uw.edu by Friday, January 11, 2013.  Applicants will be notified as soon as a decision is reached.

Opportunity Details

Program web page

Program Announcement No.

2013

Deadlines
01/11/2013 School/College Deadline
01/11/2013 UW Internal Deadline Closed
01/31/2013 OSP Deadline
01/31/2013 Sponsor Deadline
Sponsor

St. Baldrick's Foundation

Maximum Number of Applications

1

Eligible groups
  • School of Medicine

Inquiries and Contact Information

Investigators who identify a grant, award or fellowship program that restricts the number of applications that can be submitted from an Institution should immediately contact their Chairperson, Associate Dean for Research (or Dean, if no ADR) and the Office of Research (see below) if they intend to prepare a response. Failure to do so, or to meet the deadlines for submission of pre-proposal, will preclude submission of the application through the Office of Sponsored Programs.

For general inquiries, or to request a listing of a limited submission opportunity that should be but is not already listed, please email us at research@uw.edu.