Currently Funded Cancer Research

No single nongovernmental, not-for-profit organization in the US has invested more to find the causes and cures of cancer than the American Cancer Society. In fact, The American Cancer Society has helped make possible almost every major cancer research breakthrough since 1946. This section outlines the Society’s substantial current spending on research. 

Current Grants by Cancer Type

Find information about the currently funded projects by cancer types, as well as specific areas of cancer research.

Current Grants by State

See funded amounts and download information about projects that are currently funded in specific geographic areas.

Current Investment by Areas of Research

See currently funded amounts for extramural and intramural projects by areas of research, including treatment, prevention, early detection, survivorship and more.