Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) - YY Study grants

Contact person Dr. Sally Donaldson
Address 31-33 Avenue Giuseppe Motta
1202 Geneva
Country

Switzerland

Contact 0041 22 809 1811 -
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Application Deadline

15 March and 15 October of each year

Notification of results

June and January

Target candidates

Investigators, clinicians, epidemiologists, public health professionals

Duration

3 months

Extension

Up to 3 months with funding secured by the fellow from other sources and at no cost to the UICC

Available

10-12 per year

Value

US$ 10,000 each

Application closing dates

15 March and 15 October of each year

Notification of result

June and January

Objectives

  • To initiate, set up or pursue bilateral cancer research projects with collaborating investigators abroad
  • To exchange and exploit complementary skills and material.
  • To receive training in advanced experimental research methods and techniques

Eligibility

  • Possess appropriate scientific or medical qualifications and a minimum of two years postdoctoral experience
  • Actively engaged in cancer research
  • Have recent publications in the international peer-reviewed literature

Research plan

  • Basic, translational or applied cancer research
  • Prevention-oriented projects are especially encouraged