Funding Opportunities

Check out the list of funding opportunities below. If you have a funding opportunity to share with us, please email us.

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is pleased to announce the release of the Cancer Prevention and Early Detection Request for Applications (RFA #6342).

This five-year RFA is a combined effort of cancer prevention programs at the CDPHE to promote and improve prevention and early detection of breast, cervical and colorectal cancer among underserved Coloradans. The following programs have joined together to coordinate efforts across various cancer types and strategies:

  • Women’s Wellness Connection (WWC)
  • Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP)
  • Comprehensive Cancer Program (CCP)

This funding opportunity incorporates many of the services previously provided through the Women’s Wellness Connection Clinical Services, Targeted Outreach and Care Coordination grants, and the Clinic Quality Improvement for Population Health Initiative. All eligible organizations are encouraged to consider this opportunity.

The application deadline is July 17, 2017, at 12 p.m. MT. To download application materials and view more information on the application process,including eligibility to apply, please visit

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ACS IRG Seed Grants

The ACS IRG Seed Grant program supports the development of exceptional research projects that will help lead to the conquest of cancer and further the objectives of the CU Cancer Center.

Learn about the ACS IRG Seed Grants

Paul Calabresi Clinical Oncology Scholars Award

The Paul Calabresi Clinical Oncology Scholars Award provides career development for medical doctors, PhD nurses and PharmDs who have completed their clinical training and are committed to cancer research.

Apply to become a Paul Calabresi Clinical Oncology Research Scholar

CU School of Medicine Funding Calendar

The University of Colorado School of Medicine maintains a list of funding announcements with website links and deadlines. This list is updated on a continuous basis as notification of new funding opportunities are received.

Search funding opportunities on the School of Medicine Funding Calendar

Lung Cancer SPORE Pilot Grants & Career Development Awards

The CU Cancer Center Lung Cancer SPORE offers pilot project grants and career development awards to help lung cancer researchers in Colorado.

Find a funding opportunity for lung cancer researchers