Extramural Funding


The following is a list of active extramural funding opportunities, provided as a courtesy to UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center members. To be included on this list, funding must be unlimited and applications be managed directly by the JCCC. If you have any questions about a specific opportunity listed below, please email Nancy Presseau at npresseau@mednet.ucla.edu.

Listings are generally updated on a monthly basis. Entries are ordered by posting date, with most recent postings first. Funding opportunities are removed from this list once their final application due date has passed.

Posted May 27, 2022

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation 2022 Conventional and Integrative Grants

Deadline: Proposal due to JCCC: Monday, June 20, 2022 / Full proposal due: Friday, August 26, 2022

How to apply: To be considered, please email one or two paragraphs on your proposal and biosketch to Nancy Presseau at npresseau@mednet.ucla.edu.

Overview: Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research is soliciting grant applications to fund innovative and insightful medical research. The Foundation is focused on supporting promising junior investigators conducting scientific research that can be applied to improving the treatment of patients with these diseases. They've invited the JCCC to nominate only one application per category/per institution for their Conventional and Integrative grants.

  • Conventional Grant – Conventional or mainstream projects
  • Integrative Grant – Integrative research projects that explore evidence-based complementary interventions such as acupuncture, nutrition, meditation, yoga, etc. Also supports clinical trials and/or pre-clinical research that addresses reducing patients’ physical and emotional distress during or after cancer therapy.

The award for each grant is $75,000 a year for three years. Overhead/indirect costs may not exceed 10 percent of the total grant award.