Terry Fox New Investigator Award 2022 – Registration Of Intent
Academic Unit: Inquire within your unit
Memorial Deadline: Inquire with RGCS
External Deadline: Friday 25th, June 2021
The Terry Fox New Investigator Award provides research operating grants to support future leaders as they develop their independent careers in cancer research. The award provides a single research grant of up to $450,000 for three years to investigators within the first five years of a first faculty-level appointment in Canada. New Investigators must be sponsored and mentored by an existing TFRI-funded program.
2022 New Investigator Award Competition
To support outstanding new researchers as they develop their careers as independent research scientists or clinician scientists to undertake high-quality cancer research, while in close collaboration and mentorship with established TFRI-funded research teams.
Scope of the Program
Support under this Request for Applications (RFA) is targeted at high-quality biomedical, clinical and translational research, providing information that may form the basis of innovative cancer prevention, diagnosis and/or treatment. The TFRI is looking for outstanding investigators to be mentored by one or more senior investigators of a currently funded TFRI program.
Awards of up to $150,000 per annum are tenable for three years and provide:
- * Research expenses, including research staff, consumables, and equipment
- * Travel and accommodation for scientifically justified visits
- Please refer to the Terry Fox New Investigator Awards Request for Applications (2022), the list of eligible sponsoring programs (2022) and the Terry Fox New Investigator Application Guide (2022) for competition details.
- Additional information can be found at The Terry Fox Research Institute Website.