Office of Grant Writing & Publications.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Special Fellow Award

Office of Grant Writing & Publications

202 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

573 882-9500 phone
573 884-8371 fax

Limited Submission Announcement

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Special Fellow Award is for qualified investigators who have completed a minimum of two years of postdoctoral research training and are continuing their research under the direction of a research sponsor. The fellowship should permit the scientist to begin to transition to an independent research program.

Because MU is limited to one application for this program, letters of intent must be submitted to the Office of Research,, no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, August 15, 2008. Letters of intent should be limited to 200 words and comprise a draft of the required scientific abstract. In addition, a 2-page biographical sketch of the applicant should be submitted.


$65,000 (stipend $ 60,500 + $ 4,500 institutional overhead) per year for three years

MU Deadline:

4:00 p.m., Friday, August 15, 2008

Sponsor Deadline:

Required letters of intent are due on September 15, 2008. Full applications are due on October 1.

URL for more information:

This notice is being sent to deans, directors, and chairs in health and life sciences. Please forward it to other faculty members who may be interested.

All limited submission announcements can be tracked by deadline via the Calendar at or by announcement date via the Limited Submissions listing at