Lung Cancer Research Grant Opportunities

The 2018 LCFA/IASLC Lori Monroe Scholarship
in Translational Lung Cancer Research
Applications are now closed

Grant Opportunities

The 2018 LCFA/IASLC Lori Monroe Scholarship in Translational Lung Cancer Research

Lung Cancer Foundation of America and the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer are proud to announce a Request for Applications for the 2018 LCFA/IASLC Lori Monroe Scholarships in Translational Lung Cancer Research.

This joint LCFA/IASLC initiative will award:

  • 2 Lung Cancer Research Grants
  • $200,000 each grant
  • Over 2 years

Applications for the 2018 Lori Monroe Scholarships in Translational Lung Cancer Research are now closed. Watch here for the announcement of the grant award recipients and their projects.


In prior years, LCFA has awarded grants in conjunction with the IASLC which total over 3 million dollars.

LCFA’s class of 2017 award recipients, Dr. Alice Berger and Dr. Christine Lovly are currently working on their projects studying lung cancer in never-smoking women and new treatments for small cell lung cancer, respectively.

A past LCFA grant recipient, Dr. Jessica Donington, currently serves on LCFA’s Scientific Advisory Board.

No research question gets answered without a financial cost.
Dr. Steven Dubinett