Grant opportunities for new principal investigators

Starting your own lab? How exciting! 

Check out these funding opportunities for new independent investigators.


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Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)

Posted: October 14, 2021

RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grant (pediatric leukemia)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

December 20, 2021

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

Posted: October 13, 2021

International Scholars (childhood cancer researchers)

Host location:

High Income Economies

Letter of intent due:

December 3, 2021

Full application due:

February 18, 2022

Misophonia Research Fund

Posted: October 12, 2021

General Grant Program (misophonia research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

December 10, 2021

Full application due:

March 11, 2022

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

Posted: October 11, 2021

Scholar (Career Development) Awards (US childhood cancers)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Letter of intent due:

December 3, 2021

Full application due:

February 18, 2022

American Epilepsy Society (AES)

Posted: September 30, 2021

Junior Investigator Research Awards (USA epilepsy)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

January 14, 2022

American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT)

Posted: September 30, 2021

Junior Investigator Research Grant (clinical toxicology)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

May 1, 2022

Fritz Thyssen Foundation

Posted: September 16, 2021

Research Grant (biomedicine in Germany)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

February 15, 2022

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: September 3, 2021

AACR-Debbie’s Dream Foundation Career Development Award (gastric cancer research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

October 28, 2021

Full application due:

February 1, 2022

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: September 2, 2021

AACR-AstraZeneca Career Development Award (cancer research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

October 19, 2021

Full application due:

February 7, 2022

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Posted: August 30, 2021

Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award (US cancer research)

Recipient citizenship:

USA

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

February 1, 2022