Applying for Funding
The UMass Boston – DF/HCC U54 Partnership holds an annual Request for Applications (RFA) to identify additional Pilot (2 years) and Full (4 years) Project(s). All proposed research projects must illustrate collaboration between UMass Boston and DF/HCC Scientists and must focus on any aspect of cancer or cancer disparities. Proposal PIs must hold faculty positions at their respective institutions.
The 2018 RFA can be found here.
Deadlines and Key Dates:
|Deadline for Letter of Intent (Required):||February 6, 2018, by 11:59 PM EST|
|Deadline for Application Submission:||March 1, 2018, by 11:59 PM EST|
|Anticipated Award Date:||April 1, 2018|
In addition to holding an annual RFA search, the Partnership emphasizes the importance of applying for external grants to provide sustainability beyond the years the Partnership is able to fund a project. Please visit our External Funding Opportunities page to view external sources of funding.
Please feel free to contact U54Partnership@umb.edu with any questions.