The King Hussein Award’s Promising Researcher Grant provides funding for two research proposals to be conducted in the Arab world by young promising researchers, in any discipline related to cancer. By funding selected projects in the amount of USD 100,000 over the course of two years, the Promising Researcher Grant endeavors to inspire a talented new generation of researchers and equip them with the necessary resources, structure and support to carry out cutting-edge research in the Arab world. Special consideration will be given to proposals which address research questions specifically related to the incidence and/or manifestation of cancer in the Arab world.
Applying for the Promising Researcher Grant will take place in the following two phases:
Eligible submissions to the Promising Researcher Grant shall meet the following conditions:
Awardees will be selected based upon evaluation of the following criteria:
Applicant personal record
Relevance/quality of research proposal
To apply for the Promising Researcher Grant, interested individuals should create an account and submit an application via the below link prior to the submission deadline of June 1, 2021.