The Andy Hill CARE Fund is pleased to share its Annual Report highlighting the key start-up activities, immediate impacts, and the first two cohorts of Distinguished Researchers grant award recipients. The report covers the period from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 and outlines the Fund’s continuing investment strategy in two funding areas, recruiting distinguished cancer researchers to Washington and supporting breakthrough cancer research.
The Andy Hill Cancer Research Endowment (CARE) announced grant awards totaling $1.15 million to leading research scientists advancing cancer research in the state. The CARE Breakthrough Research program funds innovative, cross-disciplinary research and multi-institution collaborations that aim to find the next big discovery in cancer research.
The Andy Hill Cancer Research Endowment (CARE), a public-private partnership that supports cancer research in Washington, announced today its second round of grant awards totaling $1.5 million to leading research scientists with the aim of advancing cancer research in the state. Individual grants of $500,000 were awarded to three new CARE Fund Distinguished Researchers.
The Andy Hill CARE Fund is pleased to share its Impact Report, highlighting the key start-up activities and immediate impacts of the CARE Fund through 2017, including the impressive first cohort of Distinguished Researcher grant award recipients. The report also outlines the CARE Fund’s continuing investment strategy in two funding areas, Distinguished Researcher recruitment and Breakthrough Research funding, and operating plan.
CARE announced today its first grant awards to recruit world-class researchers to cancer research organizations in the state. Five $500,000 grants will go to three different Washington institutions as part of the CARE Fund’s Distinguished Researchers program.