St. Baldricks Foundation: Research Grant Awards
The St. Baldrick's Foundation is a volunteer and donor powered charity committed to supporting
the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long and
Research Grant Awards are for specific one-year research projects which are hypothesis driven and may be either laboratory, clinical, or epidemiological in nature.
The University of South Carolina may only submit one proposal to this competition.
Interested applicants should submit a one-page cover sheet and a one-page Letter of Intent (Times New Roman, 11 point font with .5 inch margins) which contains the following information:
-Name and contact information
-Title of the proposed project
-Competition area (scholars, research grants, or supportive care research); for scholars, please note number of years since full faculty appointment
-Area of focus of the proposed project (childhood cancer type, for example); please note if it is one of the additional noted areas
-Relevance of the proposed research project to the mission of St. Baldricks, to cure childhood cancers
-Brief rationale and timeline for the proposed project
Also include an NIH formatted biosketch. Send the LOI and biosketch as a single PDF by 5 pm on Monday, November 28, 2020 to Beth Herron at
The St. Baldricks LOI deadline is December 2, 2022, with invited full proposals due by February 17, 2023.
For more information see: https://www.stbaldricks.org/file/sbf-research-grant-guidelines.pdf>