The 2023 Reach Grant from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) supports preclinical hypothesis-driven research projects that are necessary to move a study from the preclinical arena into a clinical trial. Thus, the goal of this award is to support translational studies that will result in a phase 1 and/or 2 clinical trial, two to three years from the project start date.
- Applicants must be based in the USA or Canada.
- Applicants must have an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD or equivalent and be appointed as faculty (or equivalent) at an academic institution.
- Applicants must have a demonstrated track record of pediatric cancer research with experience in translational research.
- Multiple investigator applications that bring together pairs or teams of researchers with complementary expertise are encouraged.
Applicants may apply for up to 250,000 USD over 2 years. The Grant does not cover indirect costs / institutional overheads.
Application closes on April 11, 2023.