Pathway Funding

Eligibility: All applicants must

  1. have a PhD or be about to complete a PhD (or equivalent higher research degree)
  2. the PI of the applicant must be a named International Alliance for Cancer Early Detection (ACED) Member of Stanford University, and
  3. a full Canary Faculty Member must be included as part of the proposal

The proposal must be within the scientific scope of ACED and must be in collaboration with at least one other ACED Center.

A list of Members from all five ACED Centers can be found, below (Full Canary Faculty are indicated in green under the Stanford tab).  

Funding Amount: Up to $270,000
Funding period: Up to 2 years
Submission deadline: Completed applications must be submitted in MS Word format to Dr. Ryan Spitler ( by 5pm on Tuesday July 5th, 2022.

Please note, applications do not need to go through the Stanford Research Management Group (RMG).

If you have any questions please contact Dr. Ryan Spitler (, Stanford Program Manager.