The American Cancer Society (ACS),the largest private, not-for-profit funding source for cancer research and training, is pleased to announce the 2016 Cancer Control Career Development Award for Primary Care Physicians (CCCDA).
The purpose of this award is to encourage and assist primary care physicians who will pursue academic careers with an emphasis on cancer control. Through the CCCDA, the ACS seeks to provide opportunities for promising individuals to acquire and enhance knowledge and skills in primary care practice, education, and research activities related to cancer control. Awards are for three years and for up to $100,000 per year. A maximum of $10,000 per year for the mentor(s) may be included in the budget. The deadline to apply for the award is Saturday, October 15.
More information about the CCCDA, including instructions to join the call, can be found on the ACS website.