Research That Delivers Results
Conquer Cancer supports the world’s leading researchers who are seeking new treatments and cures for every type of cancer. Your support makes their work possible.
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Conquer Cancer funded the doctor that SAVED MY LIFE.
Brittany Sullivan, 6-time survivor
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Breakthroughs & Discoveries
More Than 2,400 Researchers Strong

Every day, scientists and researchers around the globe get another step closer to conquering cancer. Their research changes everything. We support the work of more than 2,400 researchers and oncologists who are making a real difference in the lives of millions. Get to know some of them and the progress they’ve made.

We Support Research That Leads the Way

Conquer Cancer is the leading organization in advancing cancer research. We fund the best and brightest investigators working around the globe to conquer cancer. And we strongly believe in cultivating the next generation of cancer researchers.

Our support of high-quality clinical and translational research has made dramatic advances in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer.

You make this possible. Your gift to Conquer Cancer helps us fund studies that lead to new breakthroughs and improve the lives of people with cancer.

Since 1984, the Grants and Awards program has awarded more than $146 million in funding.
Our awards program has launched the careers of more than 2,400 researchers around the world.
Conquer Cancer has helped providing funding for research programs in 78 countries.

Your donation supports the brightest minds in cancer research working on treatments and cures for every cancer, every patient, everywhere.

Breelyn Wilky
The Next Big Breakthrough
“Conquer Cancer believed in me.”

Dr. Breelyn Wilky dedicates her career to discovering new ways to help her patients, and donor-supported research fuels her passion to conquer rare cancers. 

Learn more about Dr. Wilky's explanation of how clinical trial help patients and lead to new treatments.

The Next Big Breakthrough…
The biggest success in my career has been contributing to the massive improvements in the treatments available for patients with advanced melanoma. Since 2011, there have been 13 FDA approvals of new drugs or new combinations of drugs.
Jason Luke, MD, FACP

Learn about the 2021 Grants & Awards recipients here.