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The Irish Cancer Society is the largest voluntary funder of cancer research in Ireland and we are committed to improving the lives of cancer patients in Ireland through research.

Every year we fund the highest quality research across a range of cancer types and research areas.

For more details about our funding opportunities and how to apply for funding follow the links below.  

Open Calls

Under review

These calls are now closed and under review:

Closed calls

Deadlines for applications for the following have now passed:

Where we get our funding

Fundraising events, donations, charity shops, corporate giving – these are some of the ways we get our funding.

Other funding opportunities

Research news

The latest developments in cancer research from Ireland and around the world.

Need more information on cancer research? Email with your questions.