The Major Gift/Major Donor program recognizes individuals who demonstrate a substantial financial commitment to ICRF by pledging to fulfill a named cancer research award or by giving a major donation of another kind.
A named Fellowship is valued at US$25,000 per year and is awarded for 2 years to new M.D.s and Ph.D.s who will apprentice in the laboratories of senior investigators. Donors may support for 1 year or the full 2-year term (a total of U.S.$50,000).
A named Project Grant is valued at US$30,000 per year and will support the research of an established investigator working on a specific project under the direction of a designated Principal Investigator for 1 to 2 years.
Research Career Development Award (RCDA)
A named RCDA is valued at US$35,000 per year. This is awarded for a period of 3 years to researchers who are well on their way to becoming outstanding independent investigators. Donors may sponsor 1 year or the full 3-year term.
Clinical Research Career Development Award (CRCD)
A named CRCD is valued at US$45,000 per year. This is awarded for a period of 3 years to promising young medical or pediatric oncologists to conduct clinical research projects and to obtain additional training to become leaders in clinical research programs. Donors may sponsor 1 year or the full 3-year term.
A named Professorship is valued at US$50,000 per year for 7 years and is awarded to senior faculty or persons in equivalent positions who have made outstanding contributions to cancer research
Research Fellowship Circle
Become a member of the Research Fellowship Circle with a minimum contribution of C$1,000. Each group of 35 members will help us fund a post-doctoral scientist for 1 year.