Bladder Cancer Canada Now Accepting 2018 Research Grant Applications
Bladder Cancer Canada (BCC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for a research grant specific to bladder cancer. We will fund one project in the amount of $50,000 with funds being distributed by Dec 31, 2017 and intended to be spent in 2018.
The purpose of this grant is to support the development of outstanding Canadian research scientists and clinical cancer research investigators who have demonstrated a commitment to improving the understanding and treatment of bladder cancer. Investigators may be working in basic, translational, clinical, epidemiologic, bioengineering or any other field, but must be working in a research environment capable of supporting transformational bladder cancer research.
Completed applications must be submitted electronically by October 1, 2017 to:
Bladder Cancer Canada
Chair, Medical Research Board, Dr. Wassim Kassouf
c/o Tammy Northam, Executive Director, BCC
Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.
The grant recipient will be determined by an expert review committee comprised of physicians and research specialists in the field bladder cancer. The award winner will be contacted by November 31, 2017 at the latest.
MD, CM, FRCSC, McGill University
Chair, BCC Medical Research Board
MD, FRCSC, University of British Columbia
Vice-Chair, BCC Medical Research Board