Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:
Sponsor/Award: Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation - EPIDEMIOLOGY AWARDS - 2011 FALL COMPETITION

Grant Amount: $10,000 PA FOR UP TO 2 YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Dec 08, 2011
Sponsor's: Dec 15, 2011

Subject Areas: Childhood, Cancer

These grants are designed to support the research of investigators who have a specific focus on the epidemiology, early detection, or the prevention of childhood cancer. ALSF will award support to established investigators who have a track record of peer-reviewed publications in relevant areas. These awards are expected to provide additional funds that will allow investigators to pursue novel and promising approaches to understanding the cause of childhood cancers and how such insight can be used for early detection or prevention of childhood cancer.

Maximum $100,000 of direct costs will be awarded to applicants annually. A detailed budget and justification is required using the form provide on the ALSF website. A maximum of two years of funding may be requested.

Application Details:

Applicants should be at the late Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Applicant may be M.D. or Ph.D. Applicants must have a history of formal training in disciplines that are relevant to the proposed research or a track record of conducting similar research. Critical to these applications is innovative proposals that have the potential to generate new insight into the causes of childhood cancer

All applications must be submitted using ALSF?s 2 part online submission process. Applicants must first complete the online form then upload the application in one pdf. Applicants can request a password or sign in by going to the Guidelines and Submission page of Please see application guidelines for further details.


NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Russelo,Theresa M

Sponsor Contacts:

333 E. Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, United States
610 649-3034