UNMC SBMB GAANN FELLOWSHIPS

LOI Deadline:  February 21, 2014; Title and short paragraph describing your project to Dr. Gloria Borgstahl to be used to plan review panels

Deadline:  April 14, 2014, 5:00 PM

Dear Colleagues,

We are soliciting applications for the “Graduate Training in Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics (SBMB) Program” that was funded by the Department of Education GAANN program.

This competition is open to any graduate students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents that are UNMC students performing their doctoral thesis research in Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics (SBMB).

If you have eligible students that would like to apply, please have them assemble the following items and send them directly to Darcy Jackson (campus zip 6805) before April 14:
1. One page research summary. Note that successful applicants are expected to have SBMB as a major component of their doctoral research.
2. Printout or photocopy of undergraduate and graduate school courses and grades 3. List of current and pending support (i.e. fellowship applications; grants awarded to primary thesis advisor)
4. List of publications (published or in press), presentations (talks or posters) and any awards
5. Letter of reference from primary thesis advisor (this should also include a brief description of the SBMB research component)

We need to receive these materials by no later than April 14, 2014 at 5 PM.

Please, feel free to call (9-8578) or email Gloria Borgstahl, PhD if you have questions.

Health Impact Project 2014 Call for Proposals

Proposal deadline:  April 2, 2014

The Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts, promotes the use of Health Impact Assessments (HIAs) and related approaches to help policy-makers in a wide range of fields incorporate health considerations into new policies, programs, plans, and projects, and make decisions that reduce unnecessary health risks, improve health, and decrease costs.

More details and how to apply >

AACR Funding Announcements

Individuals at your institution may be interested in the following grant opportunities currently being offered by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). Please forward this information to potential applicants.

Opportunities for Postdoctoral and Clinical Fellows

AACR Clinical and Translational Cancer Research Fellowships

Application Deadline:
Thursday, February 20 at noon ET

Opportunities for Junior Faculty

AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award

Application Deadline:
Monday, February 10 at noon ET

AACR Judah Folkman Career Development Award for Angiogenesis Research

Application Deadline:
Monday, February 10 at noon ET

Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Immunology Research

Application Deadline:
Monday, February 10 at noon ET

Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Research in Tumor Microenvironment

Application Deadline:
Monday, February 10 at noon ET

Opportunities for Independent Researchers

AACR Dharma Master Jiantai Innovative Grant for Lung Cancer Research

Application Deadline:
Monday, February 10 at noon ET

The grant term for all grants begins on July 1, 2014. Potential applicants should review individual program guidelines for eligibility requirements and application deadlines; please visit our website for complete information. Application submission must be completed online using proposalCENTRAL.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding these or any other AACR grant opportunities. (www.aacr.org/funding)