Our researchers, who come from institutions across the United States, are all committed to improving the lives of women with ovarian cancer.
Program Project Development Grant
Launched in 2004, this research program provides funds for large ovarian cancer research projects that involve several investigators within one institution or collaborations between groups in multiple institutions.
Liz Tilberis Early Career Award
Launched in December 2000, the Liz Tilberis Early Career Award (formerly called the Liz Tilberis Scholars Award) is for junior faculty with a strong commitment to a career in ovarian cancer research. The program honors OCRF’s late president, Liz Tilberis.
Ann Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award
The Ann Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award (formerly the Ann Schreiber Research Training Programs of Excellence Award) provides funding for trainees who are working under the supervision of a mentor who is a recognized leader in the field of ovarian cancer research. This grant is named in honor of Ann Schreiber, in whose memory OCRF was founded.
Individual Investigator Award
From 1998 – 2007, OCRF offered grants though the Individual Investigator Awards Program to advance outstanding researchers early in their careers whose projects focus on early detection, screening, and basic translational research.
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