DoD Kidney Cancer, Idea Development Award
The FY21 KCRP Idea Development Award is intended to support innovative ideas and high-impact approaches, based on scientifically sound evidence, to move toward the KCRP vision of eliminating kidney cancer. The research project should include a well-formulated, testable hypothesis based on strong scientific rationale and a well-developed and articulated research approach. Personnel on the proposed team should have a strong background in kidney cancer research.This funding opportunity is open to applicants with eligible established investigators (EIs) and early-career investigators (ECIs) named as the Principal Investigator (PI). The FY21 KCRP expects to fund one or more scientifically meritorious application(s) with an ECI named as the PI. ECIs will be assessed using different criteria for personnel during the review process (refer to Section II.E.1.a, Peer Review).The following are significant features of this award mechanism:Research Approach: The scientific rationale and experimen...