Grants & Awards

Mar 30, 2018
The Women Who Conquer Cancer Mentorship Awards honor extraordinary female leaders in oncology who have both excelled as mentors and demonstrated outstanding commitment to the professional development of women colleagues as clinicians, educators, and researchers in oncology.
Feb 26, 2018
ASCO's Conquer Cancer Foundation announced the recipients of its 2018 International Innovation Grants (IIG) and International Development and Education Awards (IDEA), which support oncology professionals in low- and middle-income countries.
Feb 21, 2018
ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation congratulates the 70 recipients of its 2018 Merit Awards in gastrointestinal cancers, clinical immuno-oncology, genitourinary cancers, and cancer survivorship.
Jan 19, 2018
When a cutting-edge cancer tool becomes available, minorities such as African Americans and older patients often have less access to it than other populations. Dr. Reeder-Hayes and her team are trying to determine why.
Dec 20, 2017
Chibuike Chigbu, MBBS, FWACS, of the University of Nigeria, served as principal investigator for one of the first projects supported by an IIG, “Impact of community health educators on uptake of cervical and breast cancer screening and HPV vaccination in rural southeast Nigeria.”
Dec 15, 2017
“When I was a kid, I wanted to be an astronaut,” Dr. Zhang recalled. “Later, I became interested in physics – but in high school, my father was diagnosed with cancer, and he passed away within a year, so that changed my whole career path.”
Nov 21, 2017
Patricia A. Ganz, MD, FASCO, a medical oncologist and advocate for improving the quality of cancer care from prevention through survivorship, is the 2018 recipient of the Ellen L. Stovall Award and Lecture for Advancement of Cancer Survivorship Care.
Nov 17, 2017
For physicians like Dr. Le to discover new options, they must first have the resources they need to do the work. That’s why the support of Conquer Cancer donors is critical - research grants enable breakthroughs that restore hope for patients.
Oct 25, 2017
The Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 CCF Merit Awards of the Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium.
Oct 19, 2017
As the holiday season of gratitude and giving begins, I am thankful for every gift CCF donors have offered, and I am hopeful about the outcomes—big and small—that every dollar used to conquer cancer guarantees.