AIRC and FIRC grants in 2016

Thanks to the generosity of members, volunteers, taxpayers and supporters and to an extensive press coverage, in 2015 the Italian Association for Cancer Research (AIRC) and the Italian Foundation for Cancer Research (FIRC) were able to grant a total amount of 101.946.594 euro.

Details of funding are shown below:

Molecular Clinical Oncology Programme 5 per mille € 16.357.996
Innovative tools for cancer risk assessment and early diagnosis 5 per mille € 5.899.981
Multi-User Equipment* Program(*) € 1.472.300
Basic, translational, clinical, and epidemiological research projects € 55.124.982
Special Programs € 300.000

Support to young researchers (Fellowships*, My First AIRC Grant, Start-Up)

€ 10.228.835
FIRC Institute for Molecular Oncology (IFOM) € 12.500.000
National and international associations/institutes/foundations € 62.500
Totale € 101.946.594
(*) Cofunded by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze.
TRIDEO TRansforming IDEas in Oncological award, cofunded by Fondazione CARIPLO (awarded in 2015, renewed in 2016)