Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: $50K FOR TWO YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Apr 15, 2016
Sponsor's: Apr 22, 2016

Subject Areas: Cancer Treatment, Quality Of Life, Diagnosis

The Ewings Cancer Foundation of Canada and the C17 Research Network are pleased to announce a Request for Applications for research studies into Ewing Sarcoma (Round 3). The area of research can include all phases of clinical trials, disease or population-based registries or biological sample banks, quality of life, health outcomes and psychosocial research, basic and translational research with a direct application to research into the causes, treatment, cure and quality of life for young people with Ewing Sarcoma.

Priorities for this competition are: Improving diagnosis and care, survival rates, knowledge about genetics, causes and treatments, or quality of life for young people with Ewing Sarcoma. Applicants are encouraged to include funding for studentships in the budget to encourage a new generation of researchers. Research should be primarily done in Canada; led by Canadian researchers. Research projects may be single or multi-centre. Projects may be lab based or clinical.

Application Details:

The research competition is a two stage process. Letters of Intent (LOIs) are submitted for peer review by the Research Network Committee, and will be assigned to one of three categories: approved for a full grant submission, approved as re-submission of a LOI, or not approved. Accepted LOIs are invited to submit a grant application.

Applications must be submitted as follows: One (1) copy of the application as a single PDF file sent via email to: One (1) double-sided original submitted to: C17 Research Network 3-590A Edmonton Clinic Health Academy University of Alberta 11405-87 Avenue Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9 For specific instructions, download the Award and Application Guide from the C17 website.


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: Kilianski,Louise
Hancock,Jennifer Anne

Sponsor Contacts:

C17 Council
3-590B Edmmonton Clinic Health Academy
11405-87 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada