Current Year Important Dates

June 6, 2013

2013-14 Research Grants and Awards Booklet available.

 

July 31, 2013

All research grant abstracts must be received at Foundation Headquarters by this date to be eligible for consideration.

 

September 4, 2013

Researchers will be notified if their abstract has qualified to be considered for a full grant proposal.

 

October 23, 2013

Full grant proposals due to Foundation Headquarters

Prize applications due to Foundation Headquarters

 

January 2014

Award winners will be notified.

 

March 2014

Winners presented with awards.

 

April 2014

Research projects commence.

 

October 1, 2014

Interim progress reports due.

 

July 11, 2015

Final research results report to be submitted to the Foundation.

 

For further information contact:

Foundation for Women’s Cancer

230 W. Monroe, Suite 2528, Chicago, IL  60606-4902

E-mail: research@foundationforwomenscancer.org

Spotlight

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.