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The Bridge Project is a collaboration between the Koch Institute and the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC), designed to bring bioengineering, advanced cancer science, and clinical oncology together to solve today’s most challenging problems in cancer research and care. Visit the Bridge Project page to learn more.

To encourage the formation of cross-disciplinary teams, we regularly hold informational sessions, workshops, and symposia based on complex translational problems in cancer. Check below for information about upcoming Bridge Project opportunities and events, or click the listings to the left to view videos from previous events.

Current opportunities

2015 Request for Applications

Download the 2015 RFA here.

Letter of Intent deadline: October 8, 2015

Please send an email to that includes the names and affiliations of your Bridge Project proposal team members and a title or short description of your proposal, including disease area.

Proposal submission deadline: October 22, 2015 at 5 p.m.

2015 RFA details will be shared at the September 8 event and posted online.

The review committee meeting, at which finalists present as a team, will take place on Thursday December 17, 2015. All team members must be available that day for an in-person interview. If your team members cannot make this date, or have time restrictions, please let us know when you submit your letter of intent. Team presentations with (preferably) the entire team is required for consideration.

Teams will be notified after November 20 if they were selected as finalists and will need to prepare a presentation.

2015 Bridge Project Symposium & Networking Reception: September 8

At this symposium and networking reception, Tyler Jacks and David Livingston announced new details for the 2015 Bridge Project RFA. The event also featured presentations by successful Bridge Project awardees and highlighted information and resources that may benefit application packages.

View videos from the event.