2021 A Breath of Hope Research Award – The Peg-Fisher Jullie Fight for Life Award – $150,000
- Submission of an online letter of intent (LOI) will be the first step for investigators seeking a grant from the Foundation. The LOI form will be available from September 1 through October 15, 2020. The deadline for LOI submission is 11:59 pm, October 15, 2020.
- Upon review of submitted LOI’s, A Breath of Hope will invite up to 15 finalists to submit a full application using our online forms.
2020 A Breath of Hope Katherine Bensen Hope Award – $150,000 – is now closed. Award recipient: Esra Akbay
- A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation’s $150,000 Katherine Bensen Hope Award Research Fellowship – View RFP
- The 2020 request for proposals is now closed. If you have questions, please email email@example.com.
2021 Research Award Timeline:
|Peg Fisher-Jullie Fight For Life Award Critical Dates||Action|
|September 1, 2020||Announcement of request for letters of intent. Funded projects will focus on reducing the lung cancer mortality rate through improved early detection methods or late-stage treatments.|
|October 15, 2020||Deadline for submission of eligibility questionnaire and letter of intent.|
|October 30, 2020||Selected researchers will be invited to submit a full application.|
|December 15, 2020||Deadline for submission of full application.|
|January 15 – 25, 2021||National Scientific Advisory Council Peer Review and Scoring followed by review conducted by the A Breath of Hope Research Committee.|
|February 1, 2021||Public announcement of award recipients.|
|March 2021||First installment issued to institution.|
|August 15, 2021||First research progress report due.|
|September 2021||Second installment issued to institution.|
|February 15, 2022||Second research progress report due.|
|March 2022||Third installment issued to institution.|
|August 15, 2022||Third research progress report due.|
|September 2022||Fourth installment issued to institution.|
|March 2023||Final research progress report and impact summary due.|
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