Intramural Funding

The University of Vermont Cancer Center (UVMCC) administers funding for UVMCC Members and other faculty for cancer-related research projects, postdoctoral research, and career development.

Programs funded by the American Cancer Society (ACS):

American Cancer Society

ACS Institutional Research Grants

Awarded Annually

Next Deadlines: 2/8/17 for pre-application; 3/1/17 for full application

Eligibility: UVM and ACPHS* faculty

Term: one year

Faculty Level: Junior (<6 years)

Amount: Up to $30,000

*Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Colchester Campus

Please contact Ed North with questions.

Programs funded by the Lake Champlain Cancer Research Organization (LCCRO)


LCCRO Pilot Project Grants

Awarded Annually

Next award cycle will be 1/1/19-12/31/19. Request for proposals will be issued Summer 2017

Eligibility: full or Associate Members

Term: one year


Amount: $65,000

LCCRO J. Walter Juckett Scholar Grant

Awarded Biennially

Next award cycle will be 1/1/18 - 12/31/2020.

Request for Proposals to be issued Summer 2017.

Eligibility: full Members

Term: two years

Faculty Level: usually senior

Amount: $75,000

LCCRO J. Walter Juckett Postdoctoral Fellowship

Awarded biennially

Next award cycle will be for 2018/2019 academic years.

Request for Proposals to be issued Fall 2017.

Eligibility: <5 years since postdoctoral appointment; UVMCC mentor

Term: two years

Amount: $50,000 per year for salary support and fringe benefits