Siteman Investment Program

The Siteman Investment Program (SIP) at the Siteman Cancer Center offers two grant cycles each year.

Four funding programs are available:

  • Pre-R01 Program for WUSTL faculty ($200,000 over 2 years)
  • Pre-R01 Program for SLU Consortium and Danforth Campus faculty ($200,000 over 2 years)
  • Multi-PI R-01 Program ($400,000 over 2 years)
  • Pre-SPORE/PPG Program ($800,000 over 2 years)

RFAs for each cycle are available on the SIP website.

Previous Awardees from SLU:

  • Dale Dorsett, Ph.D., Susana Gonzalo,Ph.D., and Alessandro Vindigni, Ph.D., (Biochemistry) were awarded a Multi-PI Pre-R01 in 2015 (Cycle 1)
  • Ryan Teague, Ph.D., (MMI) was awarded a Pre-R01 in 2015 (Cycle 2)
  • Sergey Korolev, Ph.D., (Biochemistry) was awarded a Pre-R01 in 2016 (Cycle 1)
  • Jianguo Liu, M.D., Ph.D., (Internal Medicine) was awarded a Pre-R01 in 2017 (Cycle 1)

For more information, contact Jaclyn McGuire ( or Isom Paige (

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