Adequate research funding is key to furthering developments in lung cancer treatment. Through partnering with foundations, non-profits, corporations and individual donors, the International Lung Cancer Foundation provides funding opportunities each year to facilitate advances and save lives. 

International Lung Cancer Foundation Fellowships

Each year, the International Lung Cancer Foundation provides research funding in the form of grants, fellowships and scholarships for young and early-career investigators.

This funding recognizes scientific excellence and encourages innovation in the fields of lung cancer prevention and translational medicine worldwide. 

Grant Application FAQ 

For additional questions pertaining to fellowships, awards or other funding opportunities, please contact foundation@iaslc.org

International Lung Cancer Foundation Fall Award Cycle Open October 14, - December 15, 2019

Don’t miss out these incredible opportunities!

International Lung Cancer Foundation Fellowship and
Young Investigator Awards:

Funding for International Lung Cancer Foundation Fellowship and Young Investigator Awards provides for the training of research fellows and young investigators who wish to pursue a career in lung cancer diagnosis, treatment, or laboratory research as well as other aspects of the study of lung tumors. Six awards available: $50,000 for one year.


The LCFA-BMS/ILC Foundation Young Investigator Research Awards in Translational Immuno-oncology:

The objective of the LCFA-BMC/International Lung Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Research Awards is to support research in translational immune-oncology by early career investigators that aim to improve the care of individuals with lung cancer and to reduce the burden of these diseases. Two awards available: $200,000 for two years.



2019 Fellowship Award Winners

2018 Fellowship Award Winners



FELLOWS: 2000-2018

Annual ILCF Funding Opportunities