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Sylvester K Award Funding Program

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is pleased to announce the support of the Sylvester K Award Funding Program. The purpose of this program is to provide supplemental funding to be shared between the principal investigator and mentor for newly awarded NIH K grants.

Types of Funding Requests

NIH-NCI Supplemental Funding

  • Newly awarded K grants will receive supplemental funding of $75,000 to be shared between the principal investigator and mentor.
  • Other NIH Cancer Related Supplemental Funding

  • Newly awarded K grants will receive supplemental funding of $50,000 to be shared between the principal investigator and mentor.

Eligibility:

  • Only Cancer Center members may apply
  • Application must be cancer-related
  • Only 2 projects can be funded within a four year period
  • PI salary will not be covered

Deadline : Ongoing

To apply, please visit the Sylvester NIH K Funding Program application page.

*For assistance with application, guidelines, or infoready information please contact:
Carla Palma, MBA
Director, Sylvester Administration
Phone: 305-243-1762
Email: CPalma@med.miami.edu