The Lustgarten Foundation-AACR Career Development Award for Pancreatic Cancer Research funded by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) was established in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and supports female early career scientists in pancreatic cancer research. At the start of the Award term on July 1 2024, the recipient must hold the rank of Assistant Professor at an academic, medical, or research institution anywhere in the world. The Award provides 300,000 USD over a period of 3 years for the recipient´s salary + benefits and/or non-personnel expenses (no indirect expenses). There are no geographical or citizenship requirements, but the applicant must have the legal right to work in the country of their research institution for the duration of the Award. Applicants must be members of the AACR.
Letters of intent are due October 16, 2023 and invited full applications are due January 8, 2024.
January 8, 2024