ASTRO-BCRF Emerging Investigator Award to Build a Diverse Scientific Workforce

Sponsor Deadline: 

Apr 24, 2023


American Society for Radiation Oncology

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This is a joint effort with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to support one Emerging Investigator Award (EIA) to Build a Diverse Scientific Workforce. The goal of the ASTRO-BCRF EIA is to foster and develop talented early-career breast radiation oncology researchers who are members of the populations that are currently underrepresented in biomedical research. Among other requirements as listed in the Program Announcement, any Eligible Individual (Principal Investigators (PI)) must be able to self-identify as a member of any of the “Underrepresented Populations in the U.S. Biomedical, Clinical, Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Enterprise” as listed in the Notice of NIH's Interest in Diversity (NOT-OD-20-031). Multiple PIs are not allowed. The award may be for one year with $100,000 total for direct costs (no indirect cost is allowed). To apply and view further details about the eligibility criteria and application instructions, visit the ASTRO ProposalCentral portal.