Research Grants -- Pediatric Brain Tumor Research

Funding Agency:
Matthew Larson Foundation

The Foundation seeks to fund clinical or translational research projects in pediatric brain tumors.  

Since 2007, the Foundation provided nearly $3.5 million in funding for a total of 46 research projects at important institutions across the country.  

Applicants to the Matthew Larson Foundation must submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) by November 13, 2020.  Successful applicants will be invited to submit a formal application.

Application site:

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

The Primary Investigator on the application must be an MD or PhD at a not for profit, medical or scientific institution and must hold an academic rank of assistant professor (or equivalent) or instructor (or equivalent).  



Amount Description

Grants will not exceed $75,000 over a one year period.  

Funding Type



Junior Faculty


Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

November 13, 2020