Foundation / Corporation
National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR)
Award of $30,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize an original breakthrough or discovery in the field of cancer research. Candidates for this award have furthered cancer prevention, treatments, and early diagnosis. The discovery must have had a significant impact on the cancer field and made a direct impact on saving lives.
Nominations are reviewed and evaluated based on the following criteria:
The Szent-Györgyi Prize serves to stimulate continued investment in the pioneering research that will produce scientific breakthroughs. It intends to deepen the understanding of the underlying basis of cancer and the translation of this knowledge to improve the lives for cancer patients. By calling attention annually to achievements in this area, it is the goal of the Szent-Györgyi Prize to heighten awareness of the research and discovery that leads to new cancer treatments and cancer cures.
The Prize also promotes public awareness of the importance of basic cancer research and the need to accelerate the translation of these research discoveries into new cancer treatments.
GrantWatch ID#: 172204
Prize recipients are given a $30,000 honorarium and attend a gala in their honor.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Nominations are submitted by an online form at http://www.nfcr.org/ASG-Prize/Nominate/#form
If you have questions or need more information, please email ASGPrize@NFCR.org.
National Foundation for Cancer Research
Attn: Szent-Györgyi Prize Selection Committee
5515 Security Lane, Suite 1105
Rockville, MD 20852, USA
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