Funding is available to support multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer through the Patrick C. Walsh Prostate Cancer Research Fund and the SPORE Development Research Program. Awards are for a maximum of $100,000 and should not be used to support PI salary. Partnership with a Brady Urological Institute faculty member is highly encouraged.
In addition, funds are available to support career development in prostate cancer for new investigators OR mid-level investigators who wish to explore new research directions. These SPORE Career Enhancement Program Awards are for a maximum of $100,000 total over two years. Mentorship by a Brady Urological Institute faculty member is required.
An emphasis will be placed on funding high risk/high reward research with a high priority given to project innovation and potential for clinical impact. A preference will be given to applications submitted by investigators who have not previously received research support through Patrick C. Walsh Prostate Cancer Research Fund.
DEADLINE: Monday, June 20
For more information, visit the prostate cancer program website.
Questions regarding the application process should be directed to David "Brandy" Yeater via email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kenneth Pienta, MD
Director, Urology Research Laboratories