UVM Cancer Center Intramural Funding

The University of Vermont Cancer Center administers funding for Cancer Center members and other faculty for cancer-related projects, postdoctoral research, and career development.

University of Vermont Cancer Center Pilot Projects


Applications for Translational and Clinical Projects are currently being accepted until Monday, July 6th 2020 at Noon.

Please check back or contact edward.north@uvm.edu for more information.



The University of Vermont Cancer Center (UVMCC) Pilot Project Awards support pilot projects that pursue novel ideas in cancer research at a funding level of up to $50,000. Areas of supported research include basic, translational, clinical, epidemiological, and behavioral cancer-related projects. Projects not requiring regulatory approvals must be completed within one year; clinical trials or other projects requiring IRB approval may be permitted up to two years for completion. These awards are open only to UVM Cancer Center Full or Associate Members
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Please click on links to download Guidelines, Application Checklist and Application

Please click the link to see a list of past awardees.


Important Dates

Application Deadline: Monday, July 6th 2020 at Noon
Award Announcement: Mid-August 2020
Research Start Date: October 1st 2020