Application procedure

1.  Please submit your application online and mail a hard copy to our office:


Uncle Kory Foundation
c/o Renee Vachon
2121 Rosecrans Ave.
Suite 4335
El Segundo, CA 90245

2.  Deadline for application to be received at our offices in El Segundo, CA is on February 1st, 2017.  Notification of awards will be on or about March 1st, 2017. 

Funding will be available on April 1, 2017.

3.  Complete online form and upload documents.  If unable to utilize the online form, please email all documents to renee@unclekory.org, and send a hard copy as required.

4.  On the online form, provide a brief description of the project in lay terms. 

5.  Provide a clear and concise Description of Proposed Investigation and its potential for improved diagnosis or treatment of brain cancer.  Do not exceed four typewritten pages, following this format:  Specific Aims (1/2 page), Significance (1/2 page), Background/Preliminary Data (2 pages), and Methods (1 page).

*upload to online application

6.  Provide the Following by uploading to the online application

                  Statement of Understanding
                  Biographical Sketch of applicant
                  Budget outlining proposed expenditures
                  Publication Listing that is pertinent to project
                  Other Support Document
                  Letter of Support from Department Head or Chief 
                  Letter of Recommendation from project collaborator 
                  Approvals- if applicable

                             Biohazards Statement

                             Human Investigation Statement

                             Laboratory Animal Statement


7.  Applications must be received by February 1st, 2017.  Any applications that arrive late or are incomplete will not be considered by the review board.