V Scholar Award

UICC Limited Competetions through V Foundation Sponsor

Purpose Of The Award

The V Scholar Award supports early tenure-track faculty by funding a range of projects from laboratory-based fundamental research through bench to bedside research. The total amount of the grant is $200,000, paid in two annual installments of $100,000.

If you are interested in applying, please send a 1 page concept to fmirza@uic.edu by March 15, 2020. Applicant(s) with the selected concept(s) will be the Cancer Center nominee and will be required to submit a full application to the V-Foundation by May 6th.

Please refer to the RFAs below for more information.