Research Grants

Funding Agency:
Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation

The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF) is soliciting grant applications for the calendar year 2024. A grant sum will be awarded for up to a two-year period, at a maximum of up to $30,000 per year. CBTF accepts grant applications from everywhere in the greater United States. Grant applications may be submitted from researchers that have not received funding from the NIH for the proposed study. All proposed studies must have the approval of the proposing institution’s Institutional Review Board (if appropriate) at the time of funding.

Grants are evaluated in the context of their potential to:

  • Improve our understanding of the biology of pediatric brain tumors.
  • Improve the treatment of childhood brain tumors.
  • Reduce or ameliorate tumor or treatment related sequelae.
  • Heighten public awareness of childhood tumors and
  • Improve the lives of children with brain tumors and their families.

Deadline: March 15, 2024

Agency Website



Funding Type



Junior Faculty


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

March 15, 2024