Your contribution can help save lives!

Join us and support life-saving cancer research by funding an ICRF grant. A designated grant can bear your name and you will receive information from the research. At every giving level, you have the opportunities to support life-changing discoveries in cancer research.

Named Scientific Grant Opportunities:

Research Professorship Grants

($550,000 over a 5-year period)
Awarded to full-time, senior scientists with established laboratories, who have made outstanding contributions to cancer research.

Project Grants

($198,000 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to established investigators working on specific cancer research projects.

Clinical Research Career Development Awards (CRCDAs)

($148,500 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to promising medical or pediatric oncologists to conduct clinical research projects and obtain additional training to become leaders in the field.

Research Career Development Awards (RCDAs)

($148,500 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to promising investigators who have recently established their own laboratories and are on their way to becoming outstanding independent investigators.

Postdoctoral Fellowships

($99,000 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to new MDs and PhDs who will apprentice in the laboratories of senior investigators.

Acceleration Grants

($154,000 over a 2-year period)
Awarded to investigators proposing highly innovative approaches that promise to pioneer new ways of thinking about cancer biology and therapeutics.

Special Grants:

Collaborative Funding Awards

($495,000 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to cancer research projects conducted collaboratively with scientists at a North American research institution and investigators in Israel.

Special Funding Initiatives

(Minimum of $550,000 over a 3-year period)
Awarded to investigators conducting cancer research projects in a particular discipline or cancer type that is initiated directly by a donor approved by ICRF’s International Scientific Council (ISC).


If you have any questions or for more information about about named giving opportunities, please contact:

Caitlin Shmidheiser
Chief Development Officer
212-969-9800, ext. 227
[email protected]

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