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Breast Cancer Alliance


2019 Exceptional Project Grant

Campus Deadline:

Two Proposal Selections Remaining:

External Deadline:

Letter of Intent (Required): April 6, 2018
Final Application: July 20, 2018

Web Address:


Funding Amount:



The BCA will accept a maximum of three LOIs per institution.

The mission of the Breast Cancer Alliance is to improve survival rates and quality of life for those impacted by breast cancer through better prevention, early detection, treatment and cure. To promote these goals, we invest in innovative research, breast surgery fellowships, regional education, dignified support and screening for the underserved. This award recognizes creative, unique, and innovative research and is open to applicants at institutions throughout the United States. The research project must be directly related to the field of breast cancer. Areas of relevant research may include but are not limited to: diagnosis, etiology, immunology, genetics, therapies, prevention and clinical studies.

The term of the Exceptional Project Grant is one year, beginning February 1, 2019, and provides salary support and project costs of $100,000. Administrative costs, which are included in the $100,000 award, must be limited to 8% of grant funds.

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Post Date: 02/12/18