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Research Travel Grant

Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition Research Travel Grant Form

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The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition (DBCC) awards a research travel grant of $1,000 to a graduate student in Delaware to attend an academic conference related to breast cancer. The student must have a paper or poster accepted at a national meeting such as the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, the Inflammatory Breast Cancer Conference, or the American Association for Cancer Research. The student must agree to attend and present their research at the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s Breast Cancer Update in the spring of 2020. Typical expenses that may be paid from these grants include conference fees, travel, and lodging.


This grant is open to all 2nd year Masters Students, 3rd year PhD students, and postdoctoral researchers with an interest in breast cancer who attend a university in the state of Delaware.


Applicants must complete the DBCC application form and must commit to presenting at the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s Breast Cancer Update in April 2020 in Dover, Delaware. Applications must be written in English, and include a short description of research presentation and applicant statement.


The annual deadline to apply is rolling as funds are available and conference deadlines vary. The final deadline for the 2019 Research Travel Award to be granted is December 31, 2019. Applications must be submitted electronically by email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).


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Click here to see the poster our 2016 research travel grant winner, Sangjucta Barkataki created! We are so proud of her.

The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition was pleased to award Postdoctoral Researcher, Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware student, Shantanu Pradhan, Ph.D., with the 2017 research travel grant in November 2017.