Cancer Research KI - Grants
Cancer Research KI awards research grants in several categories to promote excellent young researchers, clinical research, innovative research and joint international research projects. All grants are announced openly and the applications undergo external review.
Cancer Research KI supported Research Positions
StratCan Senior Researcher
StratCan Senior Researcher positions are intended for highly talented researchers in the process of consolidating their independent research program (5-year grant).
StratCan Research Associate
Funding for Research Associate Positions is a four-year grant intended for highly talented researchers with the purpose of developing independency in research.
StratCan MD/PhD Grants
The MD/PhD grant is a four-year grant for postgraduate education in cancer research for MDs or medical students.
Cancer Research KI supported Innovative and Interdisciplinary Grants
Blue Sky Research Grants
Project grants within cancer research for a well-defined innovative pilot project aiming at demonstrating proof of principle. One-year project grants.
Task Forces Focusing on Specific Cancers
Grants for Task Forces for Different Diagnoses (TFDD) have been awarded by Cancer Research KI. The aim of the initiative is to encourage KI and University Hospital based researchers to join forces around one major group of cancers.
Cancer Research KI supported International Research Grants
KI-MDACC Collaborative Grants/ SINF
As a Sister Insitution to MD Anderson Cancer Center we, KI/StratCan, participate in the Sister Institution Network Fund (SINF) annual grant calls.
Grant for Clinical Research visits to MD Anderson Cancer Center
Support for clinical research visits of 3-6 months at MD Anderson, of which one month is dedicated to clinical rotation.
International Clinical Post Doc Grant
StratCan International Clinical Postdoc grants within cancer research are intended for MDs at the residency or post-residency levels interested in going abroad for a postdoc.
KI-DKFZ Joint Project Grant
KI-DKFZ Joint Project Grants within basic and translational cancer research are joint two-year project grants between StratCan and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ).
Cancer Research KI supported Clinical Grants
Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trial Grant
The StratCan Grant for Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trial is a one year grant to support the planning and implementation of an investigator-initiated clinical trial.
Grants for Clinicians
StratCan Grants for Clinicians are aimed for MDs combining cancer research and post-residency clinical work.