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Academic Research Programs

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Clinical Investigator Award - Supports mid-career clinician scientists with specialty training relevant to delivery of cancer care to devote more time to augment their capabilities in clinical cancer research, and to provide mentoring to early-stage investigators in the conduct of clinical research.
Award: Up to $1,500,000 for a period of up to five years.

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Core Facilities Support Awards - Supports applications that facilitate the development or improvement of core facilities that will provide valuable services to support and enhance scientifically meritorious cancer research projects.
Award: Up to $3 million over a period of five years.

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High-Impact/High-Risk Research Awards - Supports applications that explore the feasibility of high-risk projects that, if successful, would contribute major new insights into the etiology, diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of cancers.
Award: Up to $250,000 for a period of up to 24 months.

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Multi-Investigator Research Awards (Version 2) - Supports highly integrated programs of collaborative and cross-disciplinary research among multiple Texas investigators and Institutions.
Award: Up to $4,500,000 over a period of four years.

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Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members - Supports very promising emerging investigators, pursuing their first faculty appointment in Texas, who have the ability to make outstanding contributions to the field of cancer research.
Award: Up to $2M over a period of 5 years.

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Recruitment of Rising Stars - Recruits outstanding early-stage investigators to Texas, who have demonstrated the promise for continued and enhanced contributions to the field of cancer research.
Award: Up to $4M over a period of 5 years.

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Recruitment of Established Investigators - Recruits outstanding senior research faculty with distinguished professional careers and established cancer research programs to academic institutions in Texas.
Award: Up to $6M over a period of 5 years.

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Academic Research Programs: Biographical Sketch

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Academic Research Programs: Current and Pending Support

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Academic Research Programs: Current and Pending Support Example

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Academic Research Programs: IIRACT Summary Checklist Template

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Academic Research Programs: Recruitment - Current and Pending Support

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Academic Research Programs: Product Development Plan

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Academic Research Programs: Connect IRB Protocol

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Academic Research Programs: Texas Connect Study Sample Budget

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Academic Research Programs: Specific Aims Page Template

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Academic Research Programs - Recruitment: Specific Aims and Layperson_Summary Page Template

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Academic Research Programs: CFSA Renewal Tables Templates

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