Ends on March 8, 2019

Grant Overview

HCRI is offering $5000 fellowships to undergraduate members of HCRI working on a cancer-related project this summer.  These funds are meant to serve as a $4250 stipend and $750 for supplies.  

Application Deadline and Start Date:

  • Applications are due by 11:59p.m. EDT on March 8, 2019
  • Awards will be announced on April 8, 2019 during the Award Ceremony at the HCRI Cancer Research Day

Application Instructions


Application Requirements:

  • Formatting
    • Single       spaced
    • Arial       11 font or larger
    • Margins       0.6" or larger
    • Assemble       all sections below into a single PDF for submission
  • Cover      Page (1 page)
    • Project       Title
    • Applicant name, major, length of time in mentor’s lab, academic year as of Aug 2018, email 
    • Mentor name, institution, department, position/title, email
  • Abstract (up to 30 lines of text)
    • Please provide a concise overview of the proposed project, including the relevance to cancer, the broad objectives and specific aims, and an overview of the research design and methods. 
  • Research Plan (1 page, to be written by candidate)
    • Include background/rationale and overview of conceptual framework, experimental design, and data analysis/interpretation strategies. Include references (references not included in page limit)
  • Reference Page
  • Funding
    • $5000 will be transferred to PI's discretionary account