The Cancer Institute offers annual internal funding opportunities specifically for cancer research projects. UAMS additionally offers a variety of internal funding opportunities that are available, but not restricted to, cancer researchers. External funding opportunities of note to cancer researchers may also be highlighted in this section.

Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Core Facility Voucher Program

The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Core Facility Voucher Program provides paid access to Cancer Institute Shared Resources. Application deadlines for this program are January 15, April 15 and October 15.
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Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Team Science Award Program

The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Team Science Award Program awards research grants of up to $100,000 to multi-PI research teams engaging in impactful and innovative cancer research. The application deadline for the 2020 Team Science Awards is January 31, 2020.
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Seeds of Science Small Grant Award

Applications due: 5 p.m. Friday, January 31, 2020
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College of Medicine Intramural Grant Program

Awards are made only to full-time faculty members (including VA appointments) of the College of Medicine who are at the rank of instructor or above. Fellows, postdocs, and individuals in temporary positions are not eligible. Individuals at the level of instructor require a letter from the department Chairperson confirming that the individual is not in a temporary position and that the department intends to develop the individual as a faculty member. Recipients may hold only one College of Medicine Intramural Grant at a time. Individual programs have additional eligibility requirements that are described below. Eligible faculty members may submit only one application per deadline on which they are Principal Investigator.  Learn More

UAMS Intramural Grant Opportunities

Application Deadlines Vary

Two new campus-wide grant programs are sponsored through the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.

  • The DEAP grant program, which provides funds to help investigators address reviewer comments on scored, but unfunded grant
  • 2.  The Faculty Research Enhancement (FRE) award, which is a new program to provide short-tern support to enhance research capabilities

Read more about these programs here.