CBCF – Stand Up to Cancer Canada (SU2C Canada)


Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF), supported by CIBC, in collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer Canada (SU2C Canada)


The successful Dream Team will develop a translational cancer research project that addresses critical problems in breast cancer patient care.  The project must include new anti-cancer therapeutic interventions for breast cancer that would be expected to improve progression free and/or overall survival, and deliver near-term patient benefit through investigation by a multidisciplinary, multi-institutional, synergistic Dream Team of expert investigators (therapeutics might include pharmaceuticals, biologics, vaccines, surgical interventions, and medical devices). The Dream Team leadership (Leaders and Principals) involve institutions from a minimum of 3 different Provinces.  



Funding Availability

up to $6 million

Indirect Costs

In no event will there be permitted a charge of more than 10% of the budget.

Project Duration

4 years

Special Notes

This competition will be administered by American Association for Cancer Research International – Canada (AACR International – Canada).

Internal Deadline

if invited - to Office of Research: Please submit your application/proposal, with an OR-5 Form, to research.services@uoguelph.ca

External Deadline

  • LETTER OF INTENT - to sponsor directly: December 8, 2014 12:00 PM EST
  • if invited - April 27, 2015 by 12:00 PM EST

How To Apply

Letter of Intent and completed applications must be submitted in English and online using the proposalCENTRAL website at https://proposalcentral.altum.com

Information for Co-applicants

If you need to meet a deadline set by the lead institution for this opportunity, please ensure that you provide the Office of Research with at lead 5 days in advance of the lead institution’s deadline to review the application, or your proposed component of the project.  Please be in touch with the ORS (contact information below0 ahead of the deadline if it looks like it will be difficult for you to submit all the required documentation on time (ie, budget, proposal, OR5 form).

For More Information

 please go to the CBCF and the AACR website.

For Questions, please contact

AACR International-Canada

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Office of Research, Research Support Services
519-824-4120 x52832