The Norman Zavalkoff Family Foundation Travel and Research Award
This award supports a limited number of graduate students and/or post–doctoral trainees who may perform a stage for a pre-established duration in a laboratory affiliated with the Goodman Cancer Research Centre and an academic research laboratory in Israel.
Status at the GCRC
All graduate students and post-doctoral trainees involved in a collaborative research project between the full members of GCRC and an academic institution in Israel.
Between $5,000 and $12,000 / year
How to Apply
The documents listed below must be submitted, in the following sequence, in a single PDF file.
Name your file: LastName FirstName AwardName YEAR
(1) Letter of request (signed by trainee) which includes the reasons for travel, how it fits with trainee’s career goals, and how will this visit accelerate the advancement of cancer research project.
(2) Project title, abstract, and anticipated deliverables.
(3) A letter of invitation from the host institution that includes a statement of assistance in preparatory paper work and securing accommodation for the duration of the visit.
(4) A letter of support from your current supervisor (approx. 250 words).
(5) Most recent CV.