Ovarian Cancer Research Funding in the United States

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund is the oldest and largest charity in the United States funding ovarian cancer research, and ranks third in overall ovarian cancer research funding.

In 2012, the top four funders of ovarian cancer research were the two government agencies, the National Cancer Institute and the Department of Defense (through the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program), followed by Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, and the American Cancer Society.

 

Funding for Ovarian Cancer Research (2012)
National Cancer Institute Funding $111,657,265[1]
Department of Defense Funding $16,000,000[2]
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund $5,921,000[3]
American Cancer Society $4,355,000[4]
Total in 2012     $137,933,265

 

These numbers will be updated for 2013 when 2013 numbers are available.