Cancer Research Institute: Lloyd J Old Scientists Taking Risks Programme

Award Title: Lloyd J Old Scientists Taking Risks Programme

CALHN Internal Closing Date: 22 February 2018

The Cancer Research Institute invites applications for the Lloyd J Old scientists taking risks programme. This enables mid-career investigators to explore out-of-the-box and disruptive avenues of cancer research.

FUNDING AND DURATION

Grants are each worth up to USD $250,000 (approx. AUD $347,000) per year for five years.

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must have an MD, PhD or an equivalent qualification. They must also belong to one of the following categories as of 1 July 2019:

  • tenure-track assistant professor with a minimum of three years in the position, or appointed on or before 1 July 2016;
  • tenure-track associate professor with a maximum of three years in the position, or appointed on or after 1 July 2016.

Adjunct or acting positions are not eligible. There are no citizenship restrictions and research may be conducted at medical schools and research centres in the US or abroad.

Research at for-profit institutions is not supported.

SUBMISSION TO THE SPONSOR DUE DATE 01 MARCH 2019

CALHN SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

TQEH Research staff (Clinical and Affiliate Title Holders) affiliated with the University of Adelaide, and Non-affiliated staff  Please co-ordinate your application through TQEH Research Secretariat.
Contact: Gwenda Graves phone: 8222 6870 gwenda.graves@sa.gov.au

RAH and SA PATHOLOGY Research staff (Clinical and Affiliate Title Holders) affiliated with the University of Adelaide, and Non-affiliated staff  Please co-ordinate your application through CALHN  Research Office.
Contact:  7117 2217  Health.CALHNResearchGrants@sa.gov.au

SUBMISSION BY UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE RESEARCHERS

  • Applications must be submitted for internal review by 22 February 2019
  • Please email rbinternational@adelaide.edu.au if you are considering applying for this scheme.

Submit an Application to Research Services for Review

SUBMISSION BY UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA RESEARCHERS
For submission details please contact:
Research and Innovation Services
University of South Australia
Mawson Lakes Campus
Phone: 8302 3247

All UniSA applications require a completed and signed hard copy of the Grant Application Coversheet to accompany the application.
Refer to the UniSA funding calendar here.

For further information and application instructions please visit: 

http://www.cancerresearch.org/scientists/fellowships-grants/lloyd-j-old-star-program/star-application-guidelines

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