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The Damon Runyon Scholar Award was established to support the development of outstanding scientists as independent investigators in the cancer field by helping foster their research productivity during the first few years of their first faculty position.  The primary qualification for this award is that the applicant's scientific accomplishments show promise of future contributions that will lead to understanding the causes and mechanisms of cancer and to developing more effective cancer therapies and preventions.

Awarded funds are intended to be used for the awardee's salary, technical support and/or technical equipment or supplies for the awardee's research, to be distributed as the awardee wishes.

Because MU may nominate only one physician scientist and one basic scientist for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research, 203 Jesse Hall, no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, April 22, 2005.  Letters of intent should be limited to 3 pages and include a summary of the applicant’s scientific accomplishments, an abstract of the research proposal and a budget outline.

Amount: Up to $300,000 over 3 years.
MU Deadline: 5:00 pm, Friday, April 22, 2005
Foundation Deadline: July 1, 2005

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This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in biomedical disciplines. Please forward it to faculty members who may be interested.


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