Damon Runyon Fellowship Award (cancer research)

The Damon Runyon Fellowship Award is funded by the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation for postdoctoral researchers in all cancer research, including theoretical and experimental approaches to address cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies and prevention. US candidates may choose to undertake their research globally. Non-US candidates may only conduct their research at a US institution. Award … Read more

Damon Runyon-Dale F. Frey Award for Breakthrough Scientists (cancer research)

The Damon Runyon-Dale F. Frey Award for Breakthrough Scientists from the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation recognizes the achievement of past recipients of the Damon Runyon Fellowship, who have made exciting breakthroughs during their tenure as a Damon Runyon Fellow. This Award facilitates the path to independence for these exceptional cancer scientists. Damon Runyon Fellows are eligible … Read more

CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship to Promote Racial Diversity (immunology)

The CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship to Promote Racial Diversity is funded by the Cancer Research Institute and seeks to promote racial diversity in biomedical research. The program is open to Black, Hispanic, and Latino/Latina candidates who are US citizens. Research may be conducted at a non-profit organization anywhere in the world. The Fellowship provides a … Read more

Chordoma Immunotherapy Grants

The Chordoma Immunotherapy Grants are funded by the Chordoma Foundation together with the Cancer Research Institute (CRI) to support pre-clinical and translational research on cancer immunotherapies for chordoma patients. (See also CRI’s CLIP funding scheme for cancer immunotherapy research). Applicants must be appointed at the assistant professor level or higher at medical schools and research … Read more

Cancer Research Institute (CRI)

The Cancer Research Institute promotes research in cancer immunotherapy and provides several grants mechanisms covering all career stages and are open to researchers worldwide.

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a US-based charitable funder dedicated to research on childhood cancers. The Foundation funds researchers worldwide on all all major types of childhood cancers.

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is the largest cancer research organization. The Association´s mission is to prevent and cure cancer through: Research Education Communication Collaboration Science Policy and Advocacy Funding for Cancer Research The Association funds cancer researchers worldwide, at all career stages, and includes basic, translational, clinical, and population-based projects.

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS)

The Leukemia and Lymphomas Society (LLS) is the largest nonprofit funder dedicated to blood cancer research. The Society funds leukemia, lymphoma and blood cancer researchers worldwide through a variety of funding mechanisms including research grants and fellowships.

Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award (US cancer research)

The Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award from the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation provides support for early career independent physician-scientists conducting highly innovative clinical cancer research. Applicants must hold MD, DO, or MD/PhD degree(s) from an accredited institution, completed their subspecialty training, are U.S. Board eligible, and are US citizens or permanent residents. The Award … Read more

Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program (cancer immunotherapy)

The Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program (CLIP) from the Cancer Research Institute provides research funding to support pre-clinical and translational research that can be directly applied to optimizing cancer immunotherapy in the clinic. Applicants at non-profit research institutions worldwide are encouraged to apply, funding of up to 100,000 USD/year is available for a period of two … Read more