Breast Cancer Research 2017 Application Guidelines

The Avon Breast Cancer Crusade continues its search for new preventive strategies to address the growing number of breast cancer cases around the globe and increase our understanding of not only the causes of breast cancer, but also the development and treatment of metastatic disease. The 2017 Avon seeks proposals in these areas.  Please see the RFP (link below) for more information.  Additionally, please see a summary of all of ABCC’s 2017 funding initiatives.

Review Cycles

Geographic Region Letter-of-Intent Due Date Full Proposal Invite Date Invited Full Proposals Due Date* Funding Decisions Disseminated by
Houston, TX
Washington, DC
January 6, 2017 January 20, 2017 February 17, 2017* Funding decisions will be made by April 28, 2017.
Boston, MA
Chicago, IL
San Francisco, CA
January 6, 2017 February 27, 2017 March 31, 2017* Funding decisions will be made by July 31, 2017.
Los Angeles-Santa Barbara, CA
New York, NY
January 6, 2017 May 22, 2017 June 19, 2017* Funding decisions will be made by October 31, 2017.

Organizations located outside of these geographic regions are not invited to apply at this time.

*Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Eastern on the dates indicated.
**Only a small subset of LOI submissions will be invited to submit a full proposal.

Links, Information, & Tutorials

Templates for Required Attachments
Research Biographical Sketch (.doc)
Research Program Detailed Program Description (.doc) 
Research Program Detailed Project Budget (.xls)