The mission of the is to improve and save lives by funding groundbreaking research focused on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and finding a cure for lung cancer.
To that end, the foundation is accepting applications for lung cancer research projects from institutions of all sizes — both nationally and internationally. Grants of up to $75,000 over two years will be awarded to projects focused on basic science, translational research, clinical research, supportive care, and/or quality of care/outcomes.
To be eligible, applicants must be a junior investigator (e.g., graduate student, medical student, postdoctoral fellow), senior faculty (e.g., assistant/associate/full professor), physician, and/or nurse researcher.
See the LCRF website for complete program guidelines, information about previous grant recipients, and application instructions.