The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), Alan B. Slifka Foundation (ABSF) and Israel Cancer Research Fund (ICRF) are pleased to issue a joint Request for Applications (RFA) for collaborative applications focused on fusion-positive pediatric sarcomas. Projects must involve collaboration between two research groups — one in North America and one in Israel — with different but complementary expertise. Proposals must justify the partnership through synergistic scientific aims.
Proposals will be prioritized for funding based on their potential to contribute to understanding, preventing and effectively treating pediatric sarcomas, with an emphasis on Ewing sarcoma. Appropriate research topics will include, but are not limited to:
Recipients of these awards are encouraged to develop collaborations that extend beyond the original team and terms of the grant and form a community of investigators committed to: