ASTRO Residents/Fellows in Radiation Oncology Research Seed Grant
What is the Goal of the ASTRO Seed Grant?
This grant is designed to support residents or fellows who are planning a career focusing primarily on basic science or clinical research. It is designed for the exceptional trainee and implies dedication to a career in research.
Am I Eligible?
You are eligible if:
- You show a commitment to a career that focuses primarily on radiation oncology sciences.
- Your institution has a well-established research and clinical career development program and qualified faculty in radiation oncology sciences to serve as mentors.
- You have identified a mentor with extensive research experience to support your project. Either the mentor or co-mentor should be an ASTRO member.
What are the Terms of the Grant?
Three grants of up to $25,000 each will be awarded for one-year projects. No salary support will be provided. The recipients are expected to devote 75 percent of their professional effort toward the goals of this award.
How Do I Apply?
To complete the application online click here. Paper applications will no longer be accepted. The grant requirements and obligations can be found below:
Grant Requirements and Obligations
When is the Application Deadline?
The application deadline for this grant is 11:59 pm EST on March 28, 2014.
When Does the Grant Begin?
The start date for the 2014 awards will be July 1, 2014. For any questions please email us.