Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer: Pilot Study Awards in Ovarian Cancer Research

The Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer is accepting applications to support investigator-initiated projects in all areas of ovarian cancer research. Award amount up to $75,000 for one (1) year. The application deadline is December 1, 2017 by 5:00pm ET.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity: 

Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer: Pilot Study Awards in Ovarian Cancer Research
http://www.rivkin.org

The Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer is accepting applications to support investigator-initiated projects in all areas of ovarian cancer research. In addition, projects designed to analyze data from already funded clinical trials will be considered. Applicants may budget for salary support, materials, supplies, consumables, travel costs for scientific meetings, and other expenses as justified. Budget and budget justification must be included with the application. Funding priority will be given to proposals that are innovative, multidisciplinary, likely to lead to submission of grant applications for independently-funded investigations, and conveying translational research potential. Eligible investigators at the assistant, associate or full professor level (or equivalent) are encouraged to apply. Indirect costs or institutional overheard are not allowed on this award.

Application Deadline: December 1, 2017 by 5:00pm ET. Award start date is April 1, 2018 unless otherwise specified by the Rivkin Center. Application Guidelines: https://www.rivkin.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Pilot-Study-Award-RFA-2018-pC.pdf

If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please contact Kavita Hall, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, at Kavita.hall@unc.edu or (919) 962-2013. The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to assist UNC personnel pursuing privately funded opportunities.

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