Foundation / Corporation
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)
05/20/19 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA and Canada early-career scientists at nonprofit institutions and organizations for research related to pediatric oncology. Funding is intended to support original research projects that are not currently being funded. Applicants must demonstrate a future commitment to pediatric cancer investigation. In addition, institutional support for the career development of the investigator is a critical component of a successful application. Recipients will have the opportunity to speak at and attend Foundation events. A mentor is required and a career development plan must be included.
The Fund's mission is to raise money and awareness of childhood cancer causes, primarily for research into new treatments and cures, and to encourage and empower others, especially children, to get involved and make a difference for children with cancer. ‘A’ Award Program Goals are:
- To encourage the best and brightest early career independent researchers to build lifelong careers and become leaders in the field of pediatric cancer research.
- To advance research that will lead to new treatments and cures impacting children with cancer.
GrantWatch ID#: 185644
The Award amount is $800,000 over 4 years (no more than $200,000 in any given year).
Continued support for the second, third, fourth, and fifth year (if applicable) of funding is contingent upon a non-competitive review of the progress report.
The ‘A’ Award is a four-year grant with the possibility of a fifth year of funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://alsfapps.force.com/
Please contact Judy Oliver if you have questions
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer
111 Presidential Blvd., Suite 203
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 USA
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