2024 MOHCCN Clinician-Scientist Awards LOI

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: RIS review not required for Letter of Intent

External Deadline: Monday 18th, December 2023


The Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network (MOHCCN) Clinician-Scientist Awards will provide outstanding young clinician investigators with funding to support high-quality research in precision oncology. Valued at $75,000 per annum and tenable for three years, the award aims to support young investigators as they develop their careers as independent clinician-scientists in close collaboration and mentorship with established MOHCCN-funded teams. The initial deadline for Letters of Intent is December 18th, 2023.

Support under this Request for Applications (RFA) is targeted at high-quality, clinically-related research, providing information that may form the basis of innovative cancer prevention, diagnosis and/or treatment. In general research supported by these awards should include, but may not be limited to studies that develop new:

  • – ways of generating therapeutically actionable biological cancer data
  • – types of therapeutically actionable biological cancer data
  • – tools to analyze existing rich, complex or large datasets, and
  • – precision oncology trial design, conduct and analysis.

Applicants must be mentored by researcher(s) (clinician and/or scientist) currently associated with a MOHCCN-funded study. Special consideration will be afforded to applicants who include plans for inclusion of marginalized populations in their work.

Registration of Intent Monday, December 18, 2023 (5:00pm EST)  
Submission of a Full Application Friday, February 9th, 2024 (5:00pm EST)

See here for more information.

Funding Sources

Terry Fox Research Institure

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: November 24, 2023