For Current and Aspiring FA Scientists

Have an Idea?

Apply for Grant Funding

Whether you’re an established investigator or an aspiring one, we welcome your proposals and are eager to support your journey towards making a difference in the lives of those affected by FA.

Ready to Take on FA Cancer?

Apply for the FCF-AACR NextGen Grant

This groundbreaking grant is designed to empower young investigators to pursue highly innovative research projects that may not fit within traditional funding channels. By promoting and supporting creative, paradigm-shifting cancer research, we aim to catalyze significant scientific discoveries and help talented researchers gain scientific independence.

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Jobs in FA Research

Explore job opportunities in the FA field and join a community of dedicated professionals committed to making a difference. Browse open positions and take the next step in your FA career.

Come See What It's All About

The FA Symposium

There’s no better place to immerse yourself in what it means to be an FA researcher. At the FA Scientific Symposium, you’ll hear from leading experts in the FA field as well as innovators from the areas of cancer and novel therapeutics. You’ll meet individuals with FA and their families, and hear first hand why your research matters.

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News & Events

Breaking Ground in Cancer Research: Introducing the Fanconi Cancer Foundation-AACR NextGen Grant

That's why we're thrilled to announce the launch of the Fanconi Cancer Foundation-AACR NextGen Grant for Transformative Cancer Research, a flagship funding opportunity in partnership with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).

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Introducing the Fanconi Cancer Foundation: A New Era in FA Research & Impact

In 1989, Lynn and David Frohnmayer founded the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund (FARF), determined and desperate to find a cure for their three daughters diagnosed with Fanconi anemia (FA). Since then, their vision has grown into a vibrant community of FA families, researchers, clinicians, donors, fundraisers, staff, and volunteers, all dedicated to improving outcomes for people with FA.

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2024 Research Updates

Research is the answer to one day making FA a treatable, manageable disease. Here, you'll discover the most recent strides in FA research and activities funded by FCF. Every quarter, we'll bring you updates on newly funded grants, ongoing projects, and significant milestones.

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