ICRF GRANT PROGRAMS:

RESEARCH PROFESSORSHIP GRANTS

$550,000 over a 5-year period

Awarded to full-time, senior scientists with established laboratories, who have made and will continue to make outstanding contributions to cancer research.

PROJECT GRANTS

$198,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to established investigators working on a specific cancer research project.

CLINICAL RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS (CRCDAs)

$148,500 over a 3-year period

Awarded to promising oncologists to conduct clinical research projects early in their career 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.

POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

$99,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to new MDs and PhDs to 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 undertaken directly in response to a donor-initiated proposal and approved by ICRF’s International Scientific Council.


COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PARTNERSHIP GRANTS:

ICRF’s international collaboration grants are intended to promote international partnerships for outstanding cancer research in Israel with a collaborator institution/investigator in North America (Canada or the United States).

ICRF-CONQUER CANCER (THE ASCO FOUNDATION) CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD

A Partnership Between ICRF and Conquer Cancer (The ASCO Foundation)
$200,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to Israeli clinical investigators who have received their initial faculty appointment to establish an independent clinical cancer research program. This research must have a patient-oriented focus, including a clinical research study and/or translational research involving human subjects.

GESHER AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN THE FIELD OF CANCER RESEARCH

A Partnership Between ICRF and the Israel Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST)
NIS 600,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to outstanding Israeli cancer scientists living abroad who wish to return to Israel to develop an independent research program.


NAMED SCIENTIFIC GRANTS:

BRAUSE FAMILY INITIATIVE FOR QUALITY OF LIFE

$275,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to support established Israeli investigators studying cancer treatment related to pain, side effects and emotional problems experienced by cancer patients in order to maintain the best possible quality of life, with an emphasis on non-opioid solutions.

LEN AND SUSAN MARK INITIATIVE FOR OVARIAN AND UTERINE/MMMT CANCERS GRANT

$315,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to support established Israeli investigators studying the biology, diagnosis, treatment or prevention of ovarian and/or uterine/MMMT cancers.

BARBARA S. GOODMAN ENDOWED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD (RCDA) FOR PANCREATIC CANCER

$148,500 over a 3-year period

Awarded to support a young Israeli scientist embarking on an independent research career with a particular focus on the biology, diagnosis, treatment, supportive care and/or prevention of pancreatic cancer.

BEVERLEY LIBRACH ABSHEZ INITIATIVE FOR OVARIAN AND FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM CANCERS

$315,000 over a 3-year period

Awarded to support established Israeli investigators studying the diagnosis and/or treatment of ovarian and female reproductive system cancers.


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