The 2023 R Accelerated Award Grant from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) provides funding for new independent researchers working on pediatric cancer in the USA or Canada. Applicants must have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD (DO, MBBS or equivalent), are within 10 years of their first faculty appointment as assistant professors and have received independent research grants (e.g. R01 or equivalent) in the past 5 years. Applicants may apply for up to 800,000 USD (max. 200,000 USD/year) over 4 years. The Grant does not cover indirect costs / institutional overheads. This is an annual award and the next application closes on May 11, 2023.