For Researchers

Information for Researchers

Our goal is to provide our researchers with the resources they need to be successful in their work. In this section, you’ll find information about Center for Cancer Research membership, funding opportunities, shared resources, and how to acknowledge the Center for Cancer Research.


Scientific progress takes money. Thanks to generous grantmakers and donors, the Center for Cancer Research has multiple funding opportunities for researchers. You’ll find a full listing on our Funding Page.

Shared Resources

Researchers need access to the best equipment in order to advance science. The Center for Cancer Reserach provides researchers with access to the latest equipment necessary to succeed. Find a listing on our Resources Page.


Researchers are encouraged to apply to become members of Purdue University Center for Cancer Research. We have four membership levels: full, associate, affiliate, and emeritus. Find the membership criteria and application on our Membership Page.


For the continued success of the Purdue University Center for Cancer Research's NCI Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG, "Core Grant") and the American Cancer Society (ACS) Institutional Grant Support, it is essential that Center members acknowledge support from the Purdue University Center for Cancer Research in publications and seminar presentations.  Acknowledgement Policies Form (pdf).