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Cancer Prevention and Early Detection Community Grants

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Prevent Cancer Foundation
Apr 21, 2021

The Prevent Cancer Foundation Community Grants program provides funding to organizations to develop new or implement existing cancer prevention and early detection community projects in rural or urban areas. 2021 Community Grant focus areas include:

  • Projects focused on mandated guidelines-driven screening recommendations for breast, cervical, colorectal, or lung cancer issued by the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPS, American Cancer Society, or National Comprehensive Cancer Network
  • Cancer education projects that raise awareness of or make referrals to guidelines-driven screenings
  • Vaccination projects for HPV or hepatitis B
  • Testing or education projects that include referrals for hepatitis B or hepatitis C

Proposals focused on serving rural populations and LGBTQ+ communities are especially encouraged.


Eligible organizations must be located in the United States, including tribes or territories. Applications may be submitted by:

  • 501(c)(3) nonprofits organizations
  • Independents sponsored projects of a 501(c)(3) nonprofit acting as a fiscal sponsor
  • Government and public agencies
  • Tax-exempt tribal organizations
  • Tax-exempt fraternal or social organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

$25,000 for a 1-year project period.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions and the online application system are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Cancer · Health screening · Infectious diseases · LGBT · Vaccination

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