Call UPGRADE 2021

8. DKTK Joint Funding call “UPGRADE” is now open!

With the Joint Funding line “UPGRADE” DKTK supports existing (mono‐ or multicenter) IITs/clinical studies with (limited) “add‐on” funding for a collaborative complementary research module performed by DKTK scientists for up to 3 years. At least 3 DKTK partner sites must be involved in the proposed project. Eligible to apply are members the DKTK Faculty, DKTK Investigators as well as School of Oncology Fellows.


Deadline for submission of obligatory letters of intent is February 28, 2021. 

Deadline for submission of short proposals is April 18, 2021. 

Selected projects should start on July 1, 2021. 

More information and the entire application process can be accessed via the DKTK intranet

If you experience problems with your login, please get in contact with Heidrun Binder (dktkitadmin(at), +49 6221 42-2278/-2302).

Contact for all other Call-related questions: Dr. Katja Engelmann: k.engelmann(at), +49 6221 42 2165.

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