The Crazy 8 Initiative Program on Childhood Cancer Predisposition from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) provides funding for researchers working on childhood cancer predisposition and prevention. Specifically, the Program focuses on:
- New Gene Discovery
- Genotype-phenotype correlations
- Surveillance optimization
- Predisposition Models
- Cancer Prevention
The focus must be on pediatric/adolescent cancer predisposition and should be a consortium of two or more institutions with different areas of research collaborating to integrate their expertise. Applicants may apply for up to 5 million USD (including 10% indirect costs) over 4 years.
Letters of intent are due on January 8, 2024. Invited full applications are due on April 17, 2024.
April 17, 2024