2016 Funding Initiatives

We would like to announce the RFAs for our 2016 (FY 2017) STTR Granting Program. This year, we are accepting applications for the following 3 types awards (amount and number awarded in parentheses):

$35,000 Early Phase Clinical Research Support (3)

$50,000 or $100,000 Transformative Team Grants

  • Projects focused on ovarian cancer research with a PI at either location ($50K award - 1 given out)
  • Projects with a PI (or Co-PI) with a primary appointment at University of Washington ($50K award - 1 given out)
  • Projects with a PI (or Co-PI) with a primary appointment at Fred Hutch ($50K or $100K awards – 2-4 given out depending on funding level)


$12,000 Team Meeting Stipend (15 – one per program to be decided as a team) – No LOI, due June 4th
Full Submission Due: Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Please direct questions to STTRcancer@fredhutch.org.
 


Early Phase Clinical Research Support Grants
 

The Early Phase Clinical Research Support (EPCRS) $35,000 grants are available to all Fred Hutch/University of Washington Cancer Consortium members. The Principal Investigator must be a member of the Cancer Consortium. Other contributors to the project are not required to be Consortium members.

Application Deadline: April 18, 2016
 

2016 EPCRS Grants Application  Download the application to fill it out.


STTR Transformative Team Grants

Multiple $50,000 grants are available to STTR faculty. Innovative and collaborative translational research proposals with clear hypothesis, aims and outcomes to propel the field. Favorable scoring will be given to projects that articulate a clear plan to move to a clinical trial within the next five (5) years. Suggested collaborations might include a computational biologist and a cancer biologist using existing data sets, a clinician and a researcher, a clinician and a pathologist, or a radiologist and a scientist using mouse models.

Application Deadline: April 18, 2016

2016 STTR Transformative Team Grants Application     Download the application to fill it out.


STTR Translational Research Team Meeting Stipend

One $12,000 stipend per STTR Translational Research Team Meeting. Ten awards will be given, one for each cancer type: bladder, brain, breast, colorectal, head & neck, lung, ovarian, pancreas, prostate, and sarcoma.

The designated Translational Research leadership team for each specific STTR cancer type hosts a regular monthly or bi-monthly meeting. These meetings must have an agreed upon mechanism for determining how projects will be selected to be submitted for funds allocated by STTR donations.

Application Deadline: June 4, 2016

2016 Translational Research Team Meeting Stipend Application    Download application to fill it out.