CureSearch for Children's Cancer funds and supportstargeted and innovative children's cancer research with measurableresults, and is the authoritative source of information and resourcesfor all those affected by children's cancer.
Ewing sarcoma is a type of osteosarcoma, or bone/soft tissue cancer which occurs in approximately 250 children or teenagers each year. Ewing sarcoma usually occurs in teenagers between 11-20 years old and is slightly more prevalent in males than females.
CureSearch for Children’s Cancer has a long history of funding research in Ewings sarcoma and is currently funding a number of research projects, including:
Currently, CureSearch is accepting proposals to support investigations interested in Ewing sarcoma basic or translational research. Applicants should be those looking to improve the understanding of Ewing sarcoma with the potential to define new therapeutic targets or lead to the development of novel, targeted agents.
The funding award is a maximum of $75,000 a year for two years. Interested applicants can learn more at www.childrensoncologygroup.org.
Shelby HammondCommunications Manager Email Shelby(240) 235-2205