Applicants must have a doctoral degree (PhD, MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent) in a related field and not currently be a candidate for a further doctoral degree.
Applications will be accepted from independent investigators who are affiliated with an academic, medical or research institution anywhere in the world.
Any individual who currently holds an active AACR or Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-funded grant may not apply. Past AACR grantees may apply if they complied with all progress and financial report requirements.
Investigators may submit only one application for the
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant but may concurrently apply
for other AACR grants. However, applicants are expected to accept the first
grant they are awarded. Individuals may accept and hold only one AACR grant at
Employees or subcontractors of a U.S. government entity or for-profit private industry are not eligible. Employees or subcontractors of a U.S. government entity or for‐profit private industry may serve as Collaborators, but no grant funds may be directed towards these individuals.
Postdoctoral or clinical research fellows or the equivalent who are working under the auspices of a scientific mentor are not eligible to apply. Qualified fellows are invited to apply for an AACR Fellowship.
Members of the Scientific Review Committee are not eligible to apply for a Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant.
All applicants with questions about eligibility should contact the AACR's Scientific Review and Grants Administration Department (the AACR's SRGA) at email@example.com before submitting an application.