Announcing 2018 RFP!

4/17/2018: ANNOUNCING TWO $150,000 RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS! Eligible applicants will be in their first seven years of a U.S. faculty appointment and focused on lung cancer.

A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation is now accepting LETTERS OF INQUIRY (this form also establishes eligibility) Once the eligibility form/letter of inquiry is submitted, it will be reviewed by our research team. Up to 20 PI’s will be invited to submit a full proposal.

5/25/2018: Deadline for eligibility forms/letter of inquiry (late submissions will NOT be reviewed)

6/8/2018: Up to 20 researchers will be invited to submit full applications

7/15/2018: Full applications due (late submissions will NOT be reviewed)

7/15 – 9/1/2018: Scientific National Peer Review will take place. Finalists will be contacted for a site visit or conference call during September.

10/15/2018: Public announcement of  winners’ names

November 2018: First of four payments mailed to winner’s institution


2017 Women & Lung Cancer Research Award Recipients:

Drs. Laura Stabile and Timothy Burns, (University of Pittsburg), received the Tona Vives Women and Lung Cancer Award of $150,000.

2016 A Breath of Hope Fellow:
Dr. Jun-Chieh (James) Tsay, at NYU, received the Larry Benjamin Early Detection Award of $150,000.