ALSF Childhood Cancer Research Grants
With your support, we have been able to fund outstanding research, leading toward cures and improved quality of life for children with cancer. Browse through more than 1,000 funded projects below.
Use the search tool to refine your results. You can also click on a heading to sort by project title, institution name, or year the grant was awarded. Click on the project title to read more information.
You can learn about ALSF's grant review process here.
ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Delivering on the Promise of Germline Genetic Testing for RUNX1 Variants||University of Washington, Seattle / Abbye McEwen, MD, PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||Washington|
|Using Chemical Genetics to Define the Precise Role of RUNX1 in Transcription and Beyond||Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Kristy Stengel||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||New York|
|Targeting the biological underpinnings of pulmonary metastasis in osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||Massachusetts|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|GD2-directed CAR T cell therapy for H3K27M+ spinal cord diffuse midline glioma||Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Michelle Monje||Catalyst Grants||2021||California|
|The Role of LIN28B-let-7-PBK Axis on the Growth and Metastasis of Group 3 Medulloblastoma||Emory University / Shubin Shahab, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Georgia|
|Exploiting the Potential of Bromodomain Inhibitors in Ewing Sarcoma||Seattle Children's Hospital / Shireen Ganapathi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Washington|
|Dissecting the Contribution and Inheritance of Germline DNA Damage Repair Gene Mutations in Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Riaz Gillani, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Dissecting Functional uORFs as a Source of Cancer Genes in High-Risk Medulloblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / John Prensner, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Social Determinants of Health, Hospital-level Resources, and Risk of Septic Shock in Pediatric Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jenny Ruiz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|