The Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL) Postdoctoral Fellowship provides one year of funding for postdoctoral fellows conducting cancer-focused research. The short-term funding is designed to support fellows during their development of an NIH F32 proposal which must be submitted within eight months of receiving the fellowship.
FUNDING LEVELS AND RESTRICTIONS
This one-time support provides $50,000 in funding to fellowship awardees. Awardees must commit to submitting an NIH F32 proposal within eight months of receiving the fellowship and submitting an annual report; mentors must commit to supporting the postdoctoral fellow for two additional years.
The applicant should submit (1) an NIH biosketch, (2) an NIH biosketch for mentor and co-mentors, (3) a statement of when the full F32 proposal will be submitted, and (4) an NIH F32 “preproposal” consisting of the following
Section of Application
30 lines of text
Introduction to the submission
Applicant's Background and Goals for Fellowship Training
Sponsor and Co-Sponsor Statements
Letters of Support from Collaborators, Contributors, and Consultants
Awardees are expected to submit an F32 proposal within eight months of receiving the award and provide a one page annual report regarding the outcomes of their project highlighting external funding received, patents, awards, and publications accepted. Details on NCI F32 application requirements can be found here.
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