Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research

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Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation supports promising physician scientists who are applying novel and state-of-the-art techniques to address fundamental problems in the genesis and treatment of blood related cancers. This opportunity is for two junior faculty members: one who is conducting mainstream or conventional research and one who is conducting complementary or integrative research.

Application Materials

Georgetown University has been invited to submit two grant applications: one for a mainstream/conventional research project and one for an integrative medicine research project.If you would like to pursue this opportunity, please submit:

  • one-page outline of your research proposal
  • NIH-type biosketch (5-page limit)

as a single document (both outline and biosketch) to Jennifer Kluge at (new window) no later than Friday, July 12, 2019. An internal academic committee will review applications to select the university’s nominee.


$225,000 over 3 years


  • Internal application deadline: July 12, 2019
  • Application deadline (if nominated): August 16, 2019


  • Have an MD or PhD
  • Hold a junior faculty position at a 501(c)(3) teaching research institution
  • Hold the designation of Assistant Professor (Associate Professors may apply for *Integrative* projects only)
  • Have institutional support in form of tenure track OR be an independent junior faculty member
  • Have held their current position no longer than five years (for conventional projects only)
  • Clearly state that they have both independent research projects and independent resources
  • Have preliminary results and/or publications from their independent laboratory     


For more information visit the Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation website and review their guidelines. Contact Becky Pfordresher, Director, Office of Institutional Partnerships at (202) 687-1067 or (new window) with further questions.