This page contains a collection of the answers to the most common questions applicants have regarding SITC’s fellowship opportunities. These answers pertain only to SITC-named Fellowships, and do not necessarily apply to fellowships offered by collaborative partners.
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The application deadline has been extended. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday April 2, 2021
Yes, international applicants are eligible to apply for all of SITC's 2021 fellowship opportunities.
Submission is free for each opportunity.
It is possible that a submission may meet the criteria for more than one fellowship, and applicants are welcome to apply for all fellowships for which they are eligible. Applicants will only be awarded one fellowship.
Terms for the SITC Fellowships will begin on August 1, 2021 and end on July 30, 2022. The SITC-Bristol Myers Squibb Postdoctoral Cancer Immunotherapy Translational Fellowship is the only exception, its term begins August 1, 2021 and ends July 30, 2023.
The fellowship amounts are entirely designated to salary, including support for equipment & supplies. Indirect costs are not covered by SITC fellowships.
Though SITC requires the recipient to devote at least 75% of their workday to the funded project, there is no percentage requirement for funds allocated for salary. However, the proposed budget must account for the entire award.
Each submission will include:
Applicants will be notified of their acceptance or rejection in June 2020
Acceptance of a fellowship award presented by SITC does not preclude the grant recipient from obtaining grant support from other sources.
All applicants must be a SITC member in good standing (i.e. current in dues) by the submission deadline. Access more information on membership and apply to join SITC here.
Recipients of a SITC presented fellowship are required to submit a mid-term report and a final report detailing the status of their research. The report includes a write-up of the progress that has been made, as well as a financial accounting of funds.
From the application home page, click on the application you wish to withdraw. Next, click the Award Application ID# and select “Withdrawn” from the award application status. Click “Update Award Application” to finalize the withdrawal of your submission.
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