Research and Innovation

TeamConnor DFW Community Choice Grant

Application process modified as of 11/18/16. Please read carefully!


TeamConnor Childhood Cancer Foundation funds patient programs and all varieties of childhood cancer research. They are currently taking applications for the 2016 TeamConnor DFW Community Choice Grant cycle.

Submission to the $25,000 TeamConnor DFW Community Choice Grant cycle requires each institution to submit ONE application for inclusion in voting. The application with the most votes receives $25,000 in addition to a dollar value equal to the total number of votes recorded during the voting period.

A PDF announcement for this funding opportunity can be found here and more information about the Foundation and opportunity can be found at

Internal, limited submission, application instructions:

Interested PIs should prepare their one page application according to the instructions in the TeamConnor DFW Community Choice Grant Application Guidelines and submit that application to by November 28th at 10 am CT.

Submissions will be reviewed and the Vice President of Research will make the final decision regarding the internal competition. Applicants will then be notified about how to submit their application to the funding agency.