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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.

Open calls

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To see research opportunities from other funding bodies, please click here.

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Closed calls

The following calls have now closed, and have been retained for information only

Where we get our funding

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

Research news

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

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

Date Last Reviewed: 
Friday, December 9, 2016
Date Last Revised: 
Monday, April 25, 2016