Foundation / Corporation
Prevent Cancer Foundation
04/22/20 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions for programs and projects addressing cancer prevention and early detection. Funding is intended to provide the resources needed to fund vital community-level activities in cancer prevention (including education or vaccination) or screening. All applications must focus on underserved communities. Organizations must be located outside of the Washington, DC metro area.
The proposed projects must be aligned with the Foundation's mission to support community projects or programs across the United States (including U.S. territories) that focus on helping to prevent cancer or find it earlier and that demonstrate a potential to make a positive impact in underserved communities.
The Foundation invites applications focused on cancer screening and early detection of guidelines-mandated screenings as well as education projects focused on these screenings. Additionally, it invites vaccination applications focused on preventing liver cancer or HPV-related cancers.
Examples of eligible projects for the 2020 grants cycle:
Funding objectives can be found at https://www.preventcancer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/2020_Community_Grants_Guidelines_and_Submission_Instructions.pdf#page=2.
GrantWatch ID#: 133776
The Foundation provides $25,000 awards.
The Foundation funds one-year grants. Project Start and End Dates: August 3, 2020 (Start Date) to August 2, 2021 (End Date)
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal:
For questions, contact:
Erica Childs Warner, MPH
Senior Director, Evaluation & Outreach
For assistance with technical issues, please contact:
1-800-875-2562 or 703-964-5840
Prevent Cancer Foundation
1600 Duke Street, Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314
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