GUMDROP Kidney Travel/Recognition Grants
GUMDROP provides financial support for GUMDROP-member-sponsored undergraduate, graduate (MDs or PhDs in training or fellowship) within 5 years of training to attend ASCO, AUA, ESMO, AACR, or RTOG meetings. This award recognizes evidence of potential research success and allows the grantee to learn more about career options in the field of oncology and to build their network of potential collaborators. In the event the awardee’s institution pays travel costs, the grant may be used to fund costs of research.
Number of awards: 2 each year
Application deadline date: March 1, 2019
Award notification date: April 15, 2019
Eligibility: Early career, undergraduate, MD or PhD, not yet at the Assistant Professor level Sponsored by a GUMDROP member
How to apply: Send your abstract as submitted to the meeting, your NIH biosketch, and a letter of reference from your GUMDROP member sponsor, in a single email, to [email protected] with the subject GUMDROP Kidney Travel/Recognition Grants
GUMDROP Kidney Cancer Innovation Award
Provides funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in the quest for improved treatments and outcome for kidney cancer patients.
Number of awards: 1
Application deadline date: May 1, 2019
Award notification date: July 1, 2019
Eligibility: GUMDROP member
How to apply: Send a three-page research proposal (not including references) and your NIH biosketch to [email protected] with the subject GUMDROP Kidney Cancer Innovation Award. If you are an early-stage researcher, include a letter of support from a more senior GUMDROP member.