Trainee Funding Opportunities

There are a number of different funding opportunities are available. Some opportunities are listed below but you are encouraged to also speak with your research institutes for more opportunities. 

Alex R. Cummings Trainee Travel Award

Funds Available: A maximum of $1000 

Application Deadline: Applications must be received 4 weeks prior to conference travel and will be adjudicated four times per year (April, July, Sept, Dec). Note: for spring 2022 conferences, applications for April conference travel will be considered even if the conference is closer than 4 weeks. Funds Available: A maximum of $1,000


Institute Director Graduate Scholarship in Cancer Research

Funds Available: $2500

Application Deadline: To Be Announced


Postdoctoral Scholar Recruitment

Funds Available: $50,000

Application Deadline: October 31, 2022


Rejeanne Taylor Research Prize

Funds Available: $10,000 

Application Deadline: August 5, 2022

Opportunity every two years