To further extend CURE’s role in growing and sustaining our community, we are supplying, as a resource, a list of foundations that provide grants for a wide array of research areas. CURE thanks Yasmeen Rahimi, a Yale postdoctoral fellow at the Yale School of Medicine for creating this resource.

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Foundation Website Contact
– Bill and Belinda Gates Foundation www.gatesfoundation.org www.gatesfoundation.org/how-we-work/resources/our-commitment-to-grantees
– Burroughs Wellcome Fund http://204.85.36.154/programs-offered http://204.85.36.154/programs-offered
Foundation Website Contact
– Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation www.accrf.org www.accrf.org/research/resources-for-researchers/grants/
– Elisa U. Pardee Foundation www.pardeefoundation.org www.pardeefoundation.org/grants.aspx
– National Foundation for Cancer Research www.nfcr.org www.nfcr.org/node/1510
– The V Foundation for Cancer Research www.jimmyv.org www.jimmyv.org/research/the-funding-process/
– Conquer Cancer Foundation www.conquercancerfoundation.org www.conquercancerfoundation.org/cancer-professionals/funding-opportunities/
open-funding-opportunities
Foundation Website Contact
– Leukemia and Lymphoma Society www.lls.org www.lls.org/#/researchershealthcareprofessionals/academicgrants/
– Lymphoma Research Foundation www.lymphoma.org www.lymphoma.org/site/pp.asp?c=bkLTKaOQLmK8E&b=6330663
– Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation www.themmrf.org www.themmrf.org/research-programs/
Foundation Website Contact
– Accerlate Brain Cancer Cure www.abc2.org info@abc2.org
– American Brain Tumor Association www.abta.org/brain-tumor-research www.abta.org/brain-tumor-research/research-grants/
– The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration www.theaftd.org www.theaftd.org/research/aftd-research-initiatives
– Chordoma Foundation www.chordomafoundation.org www.chordomafoundation.org/funding-opportunities/
Foundation Website Contact
– Avon Foundation www.avonfoundation.org www.avonfoundation.org/grants/breast-cancer/
– Breast Cancer Research Foundation www.bcrfcure.org www.bcrfcure.org/action_grantguidelines.html
– Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation http://ww5.komen.org http://ww5.komen.org/ResearchGrants/FundingOpportunities.html
Foundation Website Contact
– Alexs Lemonda Stand Foundation www.alexslemonade.org www.alexslemonade.org/grants/guidelines
– Children’s Tumor Foundation www.ctf.org www.ctf.org/Research/Funding/
– St. Baldricks Foundation www.stbaldricks.org/ www.stbaldricks.org/grant-types
Foundation Website Contact
– Bonnie J Addario Lung Cancer Foundation www.lungcancerfoundation.org http://www.lungcancerfoundation.org/forum/discussion
/27/clinical-research-apply-for-funding#Item_1
– National Lung Cancer Partnership www.freetobreathe.org http://www.freetobreathe.org/research-grants/
our-research-grants/2015-research-grant-competition
– Alpha-1-Foundation www.alpha-1foundation.org http://alpha-1foundation.org/research-grant-opportunities/
Foundation Website Contact
– Melanoma Research Alliance www.curemelanoma.org www.curemelanoma.org/research/request-for-proposals/
– Skin Cancer Foundation www.skincancer.org www.skincancer.org/for-medical-professionals/research-grants
Foundation Website Contact
– Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation www.alzdiscovery.org www.alzdiscovery.org/research-and-grants-apply-for-funding-biotechnology
Foundation Website Contact
– ALS Foundation www.alsa.org www.alsa.org/research/for-researchers/
Foundation Website Contact
– Autism Speaks www.autismspeaks.org www.autismspeaks.org/science/grants-program
Foundation Website Contact
– Epilepsy Foundation www.epilepsy.com www.epilepsy.com/accelerating-new-therapies/
our-research-program/grant-and-fellowship-opportunities
Foundation Website Contact
– CHDI Foundation chdifoundation.org chdifoundation.org/?option=com_content&view=article&id=65&Itemid=2
Foundation Website Contact
– Michael J. Fox Parkinson Research Foundation www.michaeljfox.org www.michaeljfox.org/research/apply-for-grant.html
Foundation Website Contact
– Arthritis Foundation www.arthritis.org www.arthritis.org/research/for-researchers/funding-opportunities/
– Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation www.oref.org www.oref.org/site/PageServer?pagename=OREF_Grants_and_Awards
Foundation Website Contact
– Astma and Allergy Foundation www.aafa.org www.aafa.org/display.cfm?id=6
Foundation Website Contact
– Hanuman Medical Foundation www.hanumanmedicalfoundation.org/ www.hanumanmedicalfoundation.org/for-scientists/inquire-about-funding.html
– American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org www.diabetes.org/pathway/program/grant-information.html
– Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation http://jdrf.org http://jdrf.org/grant-center/grant-opportunities-and-deadlines/
Foundation Website Contact
– Cystic Fibrosis Foundation www.cff.org www.cff.org/research/ForResearchers/FundingOpportunities/
Foundation Website Contact
– Duchenne Foundation www.cureduchenne.org www.cureduchenne.org/granappfolder/
– Muscular Dystrophy Association http://mda.org http://mda.org/research2/grant-types
– Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation www.mtf.org www.mtf.org/research_grant_programs.html
Foundation Website Contact
– Hearing Health Foundation http://hearinghealthfoundation.org http://hearinghealthfoundation.org/emerging-research-grants
– Foundation Finding Blindness www.blindness.org www.blindness.org/index.php?option=
com_content&view=article&id=945&Itemid=273#rcg
– The Discovery Eye Foundation http://discoveryeye.org/ http://discoveryeye.org/
Foundation Website Contact
– Crohn and Colitis Foundation of America www.ccfa.org www.ccfa.org/science-and-professionals/research/grants-fellowships/other-research-opportunities.html
– Kenneth Rainin Foundation http://krfoundation.org http://krfoundation.org/health/breakthrough-awards/
Foundation Website Contact
– Cure JM Foundation www.curejm.org www.curejm.org/research/cure_jm_research.php
– Scleroderma Research Foundation www.srfcure.org www.srfcure.org/research/research-fellowship-grants
Foundation Website Contact
– Charcot-Maria Tooth Association www.cmtausa.org www.cmtausa.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=37&Itemid=29
– Fanconi Anemia Fund www.fanconi.org info@fanconi.org
– Foundation for mitochondrial medicine http://mitochondrialdiseases.org http://mitochondrialdiseases.org/mitochondrial-disease-research/
Foundation Website Contact
– Progeria Research Foundation www.progeriaresearch.org www.progeriaresearch.org/research_funding_opportunities.html
Foundation Website Contact
– Migraine Research Foundation www.migraineresearchfoundation.org/ www.migraineresearchfoundation.org/for-migraine-researchers.html
Foundation Website Contact
– Michaelson Prize and Grant www.michelsonprizeandgrants.org www.michelsonprizeandgrants.org/michelson-grants