ILTS Vanguard Research Grant sponsored by Natera

  • Vanguard Research Grant (Early-Career)
    • <<OPEN>>: 2022 for Cancer or Immunology in liver transplantation – $10,000 USD
    • 2023 for Cancer or Immunology in liver transplantation – $10,000 USD

 

Vanguard Research Grant recognizes outstanding ILTS members who are within the first five years of a faculty position for innovative research ideas in clinical, translational and basic science areas with focus on cancer or immunology in liver transplantation.

 

Applications are reviewed annually by the ILTS Vanguard Research Grant Committee.

 

Applicant requirements

  • Must be an ILTS member
  • Must be within the first five years of a faculty position
  • Must be the Primary Investigator on the submission
  • The recipient of the Vanguard Research Grant is expected to present the results of their research one year following the award during 2023 and 2024 ILTS Congresses respectively
  • To be considered, candidates must upload their two page proposal and Curriculum Vitae through the ILTS website
  • Two-page proposal must contain the following information and sections: Title, Investigator’s Name, Institution, Significance (including clinical importance, scientific premise), Aims, Innovation, Future Directions
  • Previous winners are not eligible

 

Awardee receives

  • Cash prize of $10,000 USD
  • Complimentary registration to the ILTS Annual Congress of the year

Selection process

  • HOW? online applications
  • WHEN?
    • application: January 10th until March 10th
    • the winner will be notified by March 31st and the official announcement of the winner will be made at the annual ILTS Congress in May
  • WHERE? You are in the right place! The submission forms will be available below from January 10th

 

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