Private Funding Opportunities

Winship investigators can apply for a variety of awards and training opportunities from external foundations and private funding sources.

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer

Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation

American Brain Tumor Association

American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

American Society of Hematology (ASH)

  • Abstract Achievement Awards and Outstanding Abstract Achievement Awards (Due: August 1, 2018)
  • ASH HONORS (Hematology Opportunities for the Next Generation of Research Scientists) Award (Due: February 1, 2018)
  • Bridge Grant Bridge Grant (Due: May 1, 2018)
  • Clinical Research Training Institute (LOI Due: January 3, 2018; Application Due: March 23, 2018)
  • Clinical Research Training Institute in Latin America (Due: August 1, 2018)
  • Minority Medical Student Award Program (Due: August 1, 2018)
  • Minority Resident Hematology Award Program (Due: August 1, 2018)
  • Physician-Scientist Career Development Award (Due: January 15, 2018)
  • Research Training Award for Fellows (Due: January 15, 2018)
  • Translational Research Training in Hematology (Due: June 21, 2018)

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

California Breast Cancer Research Program

CURE Childhood Cancer

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

  • Dale F. Frey Award for Breakthrough Scientists (Due: July 16, 2018)
  • Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award (Due: February 1, 2018)
  • Damon Runyon Fellowship Award (Due: March 15 & August 15, 2018)
  • Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Cancer Fellowship Award (Due: March 15, 2018)
  • Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award (Due: December 3, 2018)
  • Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award (Due: July 6, 2018)

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research

  • Medical Research Awards (Internal LOI Due: June 1, 2018)

Hope Funds for Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope On Wheels

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Lung Cancer Research Foundation

  • Lung Cancer Research Foundation (Due: July 2, 2018)

LUNGevity Foundation

Melanoma Research Alliance

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation

NRG Oncology

NRG NCORP Cancer Prevention and Control (Due: April 18, 2019)
NRG NCORP Cancer Care Delivery Research (Due: April 18, 2019)



  • ORIEN NOVA Team Science Awards (LOI Due: May 14, 2018)

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Pew Charitable Trusts

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation

Cancer Research Awards (Internal LOI Due: Friday, March 22, 2019; Download LOI Template)

Society for Epidemiologic Research

  • Brain MacMahon Early Career Epidemiologist Award (Due: January 14, 2019)
  • Distinguished Service to SER Award (Due: January 14, 2019)
  • Excellence in Education Award (Due: January 14, 2019)
  • Kenneth Rothman Career Accomplishment Award (Due: January 14, 2019)
  • Lilienfeld Postdoctoral Prize Paper Award (Due: January 14, 2019)
  • Tyroler Student Prize Paper Award (Due: January 14, 2019)

Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC)

St. Baldrick's Foundation

  • Spring Grant Cycle (Internal Deadline: January 15, 2019)

Varian Medical Systems

V Foundation

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