2017 Award Timeline:
November 15, 2017: Announcement of request for proposals (RFP) focused on women & lung cancer
February 1, 2018: Close date for applications/submissions – late submissions will not be reviewed
February 1-28, 2018: External Expert Panel – Scientific review and scoring
March 1, 2018: Finalists contacted to set up possible site visits or conference call visits with A Breath of Hope's board physicians and Research Committee
April 1: All applicants notified, including winner of award
April 15: Public announcement of A Breath of Hope’s 2017 Research Award recipient, receiving the Tona Vives Rubio Research Award
Late April/Early May: Check presentation at your place of research
May 1, 2018: First of four semi-annual disbursements to institution employing chosen award recipient ($37,500).
Award payments made: May 1, 2018, November 1, 2018, May 1, 2019 and November 1, 2019. **Note: The second year of support is contingent on the recipient’s demonstration of satisfactory progress. Payments will be made to the financial officer of the award recipient’s employer/institution following the receipt of progress reports.
October 15, 2018 – First one page bi-annual progress report due to: firstname.lastname@example.org (including a one to two paragraph lay person version which will allow us to promote your work)
* Upon completion of this form, eligible applicants will be e-mailed the link to our online award application. Applications may be made online, e-mailed to email@example.com, or mailed to: Research Committee c/o A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation, PO Box 387, Wayzata, MN 55391.
* Positive responses to the following questions represent eligibility for ABOH Research Awards.