Applications for the American Cancer Society's training grants in oncology social work are now available. Doctoral grants support the training of graduate students on research related to oncology social work. Master's level grants are awarded to institutions to support the training of second-year Master's degree students to provide psychosocial services to persons with cancer and their families. The grant term is two years, and may be renewed with annual funding of $12,000 (trainee award of $10,000 and $2,000 for faculty professional development).
Program guidelines and access to the Society's electronic application process are available at www.cancer.org. Choose [Explore Research]>[Research Program and Funding]>[Funding Opportunities]>[Index of Grants]. If you have questions, please contact Virginia Krawiec, MPA, or Danielle Alsander at 404.329.5734.