Archer announces Research Challenge Grant

Archer will award 5 recipients up to 192 free reactions (24 kits with 8 reactions each) of an Archer Assay of their choosing and training from our expert Field Applications Specialists.



5 Awardees



192 free Archer Assay reactions (24 kits)



Expert training included


Terms and Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions of the Archer Research Challenge Grant (collectively: "Terms") carefully. By submitting your entry, you agree to these Terms for yourself and on behalf of your Institution/Company. "You" and "your" shall refer to you personally or your Institution/Company, as applicable. "We", "Us" or "Our" includes ArcherDX, Inc. and/or its officers, employees, directors, agents, and affiliates.

If you do not agree to these Terms, do not click the "SUBMIT" at the end of this form, and do not participate in this offer.

Material grants

5 Grant recipients will receive up to 192 free reactions (24 kits with 8 reactions each) of an Archer™ Assay of their choosing and free training from our Field Application Specialists.

Contest terms

  1. Using the entry form, submit your written abstract, in 500 words or less, what scientific questions you would like to address using Archer Assay Kits (please specify which kit).
  2. Only one abstract entry per individual.
  3. Abstracts will be judged by a team of ArcherDX scientists and executives.
  4. Each abstract will be judged based on our view of potential impact to cancer research and detection, quality of scientific question, access to tissue targets and access to appropriate sequencing technologies, and the decision by the judges will be final.
  5. Five material grants will be awarded with the decision as to the recipients and level of grant awarded to any recipient determined by ArcherDX
  6. Entries must be submitted between 12:00 am MT on April 16, 2016 and 11:59:59 pm MT on June 15th, 2016. Late submissions will not be considered.
  7. All submissions must be made through ArcherDX’s online registration form.
  8. The recipients will be announced by June 29th, 2016. Recipients do not need to be present to be granted the award.
  9. Recipients must be able to start using the Archer Kits, and schedule training within at least 45 days of the delivery of each material grant (though training may take place within the next 3 months after award).
  10. Recipients agree to be available for reasonable promotional activities at ArcherDX’s request for a period of 12 months following announcement of the grant award. Promotional activities may include (but are not limited to):
    1. Case Studies
    2. Webinars/in-person seminars
    3. Website/Newsletter story features
    4. Video and photoshoots with material grants
  11. If any grant recipient is unable to take delivery of any of its material grants within 45 days of the announcement of the award, ArcherDX reserves the right to reassign the award to another entrant of ArcherDX’s choosing who can take delivery of the material grants within 45 days of the announcement of the award.

To be considered for the award, your entry must:

  1. Be in English
  2. Be complete
  3. Be an original work



Additional Terms


  1. By submitting your entry, you agree to all of the Terms set forth herein.
  2. ArcherDX provides recipients with up to 192 reactions (24 boxed kits) of a stock Archer kit of the recipients choosing and free training and support from Archer’s Field Application Specialists. Trainings outside the US may occur remotely.
  3. Recipients agree to share all resultant data and experimental designs with ArcherDX. Recipients retain all publication rights to their data resulting from the award – we want you to publish and present your data!
  4. ArcherDX agrees to not publish any recipient sequencing data without express recipient permission.
  5. Recipients agree that this grant does not give them access to proprietary ArcherDX intellectual property or forthcoming ArcherDX products.
  6. Recipients agree to obtain all authorizations and permissions from your Institution/Company or others that are required to allow you to make this submission and have your name and institution name used for all purposes, including marketing, by ArcherDX or its affiliates without any compensation and with or without attribution, regardless of whether your entry wins the contest. You also agree personally to all the authorizations and permissions required by these Terms.
  7. You agree that the use of your submission by ArcherDX does not violate any rule, policy, copyright, trademark, patent, or procedures of your Institution/Company or that of any other person. You agree that all parts of your submission, including any attachments, become the sole property of ArcherDX.
  8. You acknowledge and agree that any submission made hereunder is not being made in exchange for any promise of business to ArcherDX.
  9. You agree that ArcherDX may contact you for purposes of marketing its products and services.
  10. Once submitted, your materials and information cannot be returned.
  11. ArcherDX will have full, sole and absolute discretion regarding which submissions are selected as the recipients of this competition.
  12. The application period will end at 11:59:59 pm MOUNTAIN STANDARD TIME on May 30th, 2016, and the recipients will be announced at a date, time and place of our choosing.
  13. ArcherDX reserves the right to discontinue or modify this program at any time for any reason. In such event, ArcherDX will post a notice on our website and inform all already submitted entrants via e-mail. In the event of discontinuance, ArcherDX will have no liability to you, your employees, and agents or team members for such cancellation or modification.
  1. ArcherDX may refuse to consider a submission if ArcherDX determines in its sole discretion that awarding the grant to the entrant would likely result in a violation of an applicable law, rule, or policy, including, but not limited to, if contrary to the law where you reside.
  2. ArcherDX reserves the right to provide a raincheck or substitute a similar award if the awards can not be provided for reasons outside of ArcherDX’s control.
  3. The award has no cash equivalent or value.
  4. The odds of winning this contest will depend, in part, on how many contestants enter. However, we cannot predict with specificity how many contestants will participate.
  5. Each applicant is responsible for all of your own costs, and the costs of your employees and agents, incurred or that may be incurred in connection with this offer, including, without limitation, any tax liability (including any income tax associated with the value of the award), and any costs associated with entering into and participating in this offer. Award shipping and training costs will be borne by ArcherDX, Inc.
  6. IN NO EVENT SHALL ARCHERDX, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING UNDER OR AS A RESULT OF ENTRANCE IN OR PARTICIPATION IN THE OFFER, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT ARCHERDX IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  7. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless ArcherDX and its officers, directors, employees, agents, stockholders, affiliates, subcontractors and customers from and against all allegations, claims, actions, suits, demands, damages, liabilities, obligations, losses, settlements, judgments, costs and expenses (including attorneys’ fees and costs without limitation) related to your participation in the Archer Research Challenge Grant.
  8. Any and all actions, claims, disputes, or controversies relating to this offer shall be governed by the laws of the State of Colorado, USA, without regard to its conflict-of-laws principles. By using this site and submitting your entry, you expressly consent to the exclusive forum, jurisdiction, and venue of the state and federal courts of Boulder County, Colorado, USA, in such actions, claims, disputes, or controversies.

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