Research Grants

Gastric Cancer Research Grants

We are firm in our belief that through research, a cure for stomach cancer will be discovered.

And Hope For Stomach Cancer’s vision is to bridge the gap between Research and Patient Care.

Currently, Hope does not directly award medical grants.  However, we keep track of the gastric cancer grants that are available.

Please find those below.  Also, if you are aware of a grant that you do not see listed here – please contact us to let us know.

Department Of Defense: Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program

This pool of research grant monies is also referred to as the DoD PRCRP.  And stomach, GEL and esophagus cancer are eligible.  FY22 will open soon.


American Gastroenterological Association

The AGA Research Foundation provides over $2 million annually to spur discoveries in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Look for speciality awards here.  Also, inquire about The Ben Feinstein Memorial Research Scholar Award through The Gastric Cancer Foundation which provides three-year research grants of $100,000 per year.

Email: [email protected]


No Stomach For Cancer

A 501(c)(3) non-profit, No Stomach For Cancer offers research and educational grants year-round.

Sign-up for their Research And Education Grant Opportunities Newsletter HERE.

AACR-Debbies Dream Foundation Career Development Award

This award offers facility grants every year/every other year. 

And to get the latest on the opportunities check out their website HERE.

Stupid Strong

Stupid Strong is also a 501(c)(3) non-profit.  The grant-based organization is dedicated to raising awareness about gastric cancer.

Additionally, the organization supports research funding and providing education and support to families in need.

Email: [email protected]

Gastric Cancer Foundation

The Gastric Cancer Foundation provides two different types of grants/awards.

  1. There’s Early State Seed Funding. 
  2. The Ben Feinstein Memorial Research Scholar Award with American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Foundation.  

For more information on either please contact them.

Email: [email protected]

DeGregorio Family Foundation

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit the Degregorio Family Foundation offers two grants each year.  And the totals are up to $250,000 each.

  1. Annual Grant Award
  2. Special Grant Award

Learn more and contact them through their website.