Current Funding Opportunities
YCC/SCH Grants for Small Projects to Improve Patient Care
Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven are pleased to announce a new program to fund small projects to improve patient care at Smilow Cancer Hospital. Monies for this program have come through our “Closer to Free” fund. Any employee at Smilow Cancer Hospital who develops a small project may apply by submitting an application for review. Projects can range from a patient education program to stress management for staff. In order to be eligible, the employee must be sponsored by a current Cancer Center Member. A listing of active cancer center members is on the web site.
Amount: $2,500 to $5,000 each
Eligibility: Employees of Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
Sponsorship: Member of Yale Cancer Center
Application: Limited to 3 pages, typed, double spaced; plus budget with justification (3 copies)
- Application sheet: Project Due Date
- Project Description
- Budget Justification
Submit to Renee Gaudette: email@example.com
For questions, contact Dr. Ruth McCorkle by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2015 Sontag Foundation - Early Career Distinguished Scientist Award for Brain Cancer Research
Career development award supporting early career scientists with inspiring, potential-laden brain cancer proposals. The foundation is highly interested in researchers that may bring new perspectives to bear on the complex questions related to brain cancer.
Applicant's initial faculty appointment must have been no earlier than March 2012.
Up to $600,000 over 4 years.
Application Deadline: March 19, 2015