The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation Commits to Funding 2011 ASCO Young Investigator Award

Posted by on Sep 6, 2010 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation is excited to announce that it is partnering with the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in supporting a 2011 Young Investigator Award in Cholangiocarcinoma Research. The Young Investigator Award is a one-year grant designed to encourage and promote high-quality research in clinical oncology, and supports early career researchers in transitioning from a fellowship program to faculty appointment.

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation is committing $50,000 for funding a promising investigator in his/her early career cholangiocarcinoma research. This commitment enabled The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation to designate selection criteria that assures the money is directed to an early career investigator focused on research in cholangiocarcinoma. The ASCO Cancer Foundation Grants Selection Committee determines the recipient of the 2011 Young Investigator Award in Cholangiocarcinoma Research, evaluating the scientific merit of the Young Investigator Award applications using a two-part peer-review process. Recipients of the Young Investigator Award will be announced in April 2011.
Interested applicants can find additional information regarding the Young Investigator Award from the ASCO Cancer Foundation at The submission deadline for applications is 11:59 p.m. EDT on September 21, 2010.

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