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Now accepting applications for the KCA’s 2024 Award Program.

Submit questions to [email protected].

Trailblazer and Focus Awards fund promising young- to mid-career investigators to foster innovative kidney cancer research. Proposals should be projects that can be realistically accomplished in one year and should provide sufficient preliminary data that could lead to potential further funding through other granting mechanisms. The 2024 Award Program will fund the following four grants:

(2) Trailblazer Awards – $75,000
Any focus in kidney cancer accepted

(1) Trailblazer Award – $75,000
In partnership with the Michael and Ina Korek Foundation.
Any focus in kidney cancer accepted. 

(1) Chromophobe RCC Focus Award – $75,000
In Partnership with the Chromophobe and Oncocytic Tumor Alliance.
Required Focus: Distinguishing biological hallmarks of and treatments for chromophobe RCC.

Applications due by: April 15, 2024

Award Recipients notified summer 2024. 

Eligibility, submission guidelines, review process, and additional information are available through the grant submission portal.