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.
CureSearch for Children's Cancer has awarded $1.2 million in clinical trials support to 78 hospitals who applied for Clinical Trials Advancement Awards. All hospitals who applied for grants received funding for enrolling infants, children, adolescents, and young adults in Phase I, Phase II, and Phase III therapeutic clinical trials.
Clinical Trials Advancement Awards range from $5,000 to $40,000 and are based on a set criteria detailed in the grant application, but include balancing the number of enrollments with a hospital's involvement in the CureSearch Walk.
Hospitals can begin applying for 2014 funding in May, 2014 and award notices will be distributed in December, 2014.
The map below illustrates the hospitals that have been awarded funding.