OCRF & Ovarian Cancer National Alliance are now one strong, united, inspiring voice!
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) have led the way in advocacy, research and support for patients and their families for over 22 years. As of January 2016, we are pleased to announce we are joining together to form Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), the largest global organization dedicated to advancing ovarian cancer research while supporting women and their families. Read the exciting news!



Since 1998, OCRF has awarded 255 grants totaling nearly $70 million for ovarian cancer research to top scientists at 69 leading medical centers. We invest our dollars wisely, supporting the best ovarian cancer research in the nation.

OCRF-funded projects have led to significant advances in such areas as early detection, diagnosis, genetics, prevention, treatments, and enhancing quality of life. In just the past year, OCRF funded researchers have:


The results of OCRF-supported research projects have been published in some of the world’s most prestigious journals, such as: Gynecologic Oncology, Lancet Oncology, New England Journal of Medicine, Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Science Translational Medicine, Cancer Discovery and Nature.