Research Grants

Funding Agency:
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance is the largest global charity funding ovarian cancer research. In the U.S., OCRA is the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research.  OCRA grant programs support postdoctoral fellows, early career independent investigators, and teams of experienced investigators.

  • Collaborative Research Development Grants ($900,000) provide funds for ovarian cancer research projects that involve several investigators within one institution or collaborations between groups in multiple institutions.
  • Liz Tilberis Early Career Awards ($450,000) are for investigators in their first academic faculty appointment.  This award is open to physician-scientists and PhD scientists. 
  • Ann and Sol Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award ($75,000) funds post-doctoral trainees working in ovarian cancer research groups or those currently enrolled in a fellowship program. 

Deadline for Letters of Intent: July 10, 2020

Agency Website

Funding Type



Junior Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

July 10, 2020