CPRIT aims to bolster cancer research by providing financial support to attract world class research scientists with distinguished professional careers to Texas universities and cancer research institutes. This financial support provides these institutions with a competitive edge in recruiting the world’s best talent in cancer research. These recruitments are advancing cancer research efforts and promoting economic development in the State of Texas. These outstanding scientists will greatly enhance programs of scientific excellence and will position Texas as a leader in the fight against cancer.
Learn more about our CPRIT Scholars:
Established Investigators – Senior research faculty with distinguished professional careers and established cancer research programs.
First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members – Emerging investigators pursuing their first faculty appointment who have the ability to make outstanding contributions to the field of cancer research.
Rising Stars – Early-stage investigators who have demonstrated the promise for continued and enhanced contributions to the field of cancer research.
Missing Links – Investigators who can fill special and specific needs as critically important members of collaborative research teams.