Research Scholarship Programme 2015 [Closed]
This call is now closed.
This 4-year Programme provides funding to complete a PhD in cancer research and offers the successful applicants the opportunity to gain research experience at national and international research institutions.
To apply, you need to choose a research area of specific interest and identify a suitable Supervisor to collaborate with on preparing your application.
Applications are welcome in the areas of Epidemiology, Prevention, Basic, Translational, Clinical, Cancer Care, Health Inequalities and Survivorship Research are welcome. Applications from cancer types and research areas not currently well-funded are particularly welcome.
All applications are assessed by an international peer review panel and are awarded based on excellence.
- Ms Amy Buckley
"Enhancing treatment response to neo-adjuvant radiation therapy in oesophageal cancer with novel dual action drugs targeting tumour metabolism and angiogenesis"
- Ms Katie O'Brien
"Investigating the impact of cholesterol on anti-tumour NK cell responses"
- Ms Alexandra Tuzova
"Deciphering Epigenetic Regulation of Enhancers in Aggressive Prostate Cancer"