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

  • Innovation Grants (LOI Due: April 9)
  • 'A' Awards (Due: May 20)
  • Reach Awards (Due: May 20)
  • Pediatric Oncology Student Training Program (Due on a rolling basis: January 14 - April 1)
  • Innovation Grants (Due: November 1)
  • Epidemiology Grants (Due: December 17)
  • Young Investigator Grants (Due: December 17)

AIM-HI Accelerator Fund

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

American Brain Tumor Association

  • Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program (LOI Due: January 23)
  • ABTA Research Collaboration Grant Program (LOI Due: November 14)
  • ABTA Basic Research Fellowship Program (LOI Due: November 14)
  • ABTA Discovery Grant Program (LOI Due: November 14)

American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

  • ASTRO-BCRF Career Development Award to End Breast Cancer (Due: February 15)
  • ASTRO-PCF Career Development Award to End Prostate Cancer (Due: February 15)
  • Resident/Fellow in Radiation Oncology Research Seed Grants (Due: February 15)
  • ASTRO-AAPM Physics Resident/Post-Doctoral Fellow Seed Grant (Due: February 15)
  • Minority Summer Fellowship Award (Due: February 15)

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

  • Career Development Award (Due: September 25)
  • Young Investigator Award (Due: September 25)
  • Global Oncology Young Investigator Award (Due: September 25)
  • Endowed Young Investigator Award in Mantle Cell Lymphoma (Due: February 25)
  • Advanced Clinical Research Award (LOI Due: October 15)
  • International Development and Education Award (Due: October 31)
  • Merit Award (Open year-round)
  • Resident Travel Award for Underrepresented Populations (Closed)
  • Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards (Due: November 16)

American Society of Hematology (ASH)

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

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

  • Bladder Cancer Research Innovation Award (LOI Due: January 16)
  • Young Investigator Awards (Due: February 25)

California Breast Cancer Research Program

  • Global Challenge to Prevent Breast Cancer (Due: January 31)

CURE Childhood Cancer

  • Research Grants (Due: March 22)

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research

Hope Funds for Cancer Research

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship (Eligibility Materials Due: September 18)

Hyundai Hope On Wheels

  • Hope Scholar Grant and Young Investigator Grant (Internal Due Date: January 28)

International Myeloma Foundation

  • Brian D. Novis Research Award (Due: August 1)

It's The Journey / A Cure in Our Lifetime / Georgia CORE

Kidney Cancer Association

Kure It Cancer Research

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

  • Specialized Center of Research Program (LOI Due: August 31)
  • Translational Research Program (LOI Due: August 31)
  • IMPACT (Impactful Medicine Providing Access to Clinical Trials) Program (LOI Due: August 31)
  • Career Development Program (Eligibility Materials Due: September 1)
  • Blood Cancer Discoveries Grant Program (LOI Due: September 3)

Lung Cancer Research Foundation

  • Pfizer-LCRF Competitive Research Grant (Due: June 24)
  • LCRF Pilot Grant Program (Due: June 14)
  • LCRF Research Grant on Disparities in Lung Cancer (Due: April 1)

LUNGevity Foundation

  • Career Development Awards (LOI Due: February 19)

The Mary Kay Foundation

Melanoma Research Alliance

  • Metastasis in Melanoma and Other Cancers (Due: January 16)

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

  • Research Fellow Award (Due: June 24)
  • Myeloma Immune Translational Research Accelerator Program (Due: June 28)

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

  • NCCN/Eli Lilly Quality of Care in Gastric Cancer (LOI Due: October 24)

National Foundation for Cancer Research

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation

  • Accelerator Award (LOI Due: June 17)
  • Investigator Award (LOI Due: June 17)
  • Pilot Project Award (LOI Due: June 17)

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

  • Translational Research Grant (Due: January 21)
  • Catalyst Grant (Due: December 7)

Paragon Genomics

Pew Charitable Trusts

Rally Foundation

Society for Epidemiologic Research

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

Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC)

  • Novel Biomarker Development (Due: January 21)

St. Baldrick's Foundation

  • Spring Grant Cycle (Internal Deadline: January 15)

Stand Up To Cancer

Convergence Grants Exploring Cancer’s Communications among the Immune System and the Microbiome Using Organoids and Mice (Due: June 1, 2020)

V Foundation

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