Research Grants -- Pediatric Brain Tumor Research

Funding Agency:
Matthew Larson Foundation

The Matthew Larson Foundation for Pediatric Brain Tumors (aka IronMatt) seeks to fund basic and translational science projects and family education in Pediatric Brain Tumor Research.  Applicants may apply for a $75,000 grant for a one-year funding period.

Since 2007, the Foundation has provided nearly $6 million in funding for a total of 69 research projects at important institutions across the country

Letter of Intent Due November 13, 2022


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 - Basic Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

November 13, 2022