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Information for researchers who are looking for funding or are currently being funded by us and need some more information.

2017 Funding Round

Tackling Yorkshire’s Cancer Problems   As we further establish Yorkshire Cancer Research as a prominent funder of patient focused cancer research, we continue to define the areas of greatest need for the people and patients of Yorkshire. By detailed analysis of the latest data and information on cancer outcomes in the region (see Cancer in Yorkshire Report) we have identified thematic areas to be addressed in this year’s Funding Round […]

Research Publicity

Although we will be ending the formal IP reviews, all papers deriving from your work need to be submitted to press@ycr.org.uk as a condition of your Award.   The papers will be reviewed by our PR and Communications team so that we can gain internal and external coverage on stories of interest to our donors, stakeholders and the general public. Therefore, your paper/abstract needs to be sent to press@ycr.org.uk along […]

Annual Research Meeting – Break for 2016

For many years we’ve traditionally held an Annual Research or Scientific Meeting in the summer to highlight the work of Yorkshire Cancer Research funded researchers. In 2016 we’re taking a break and will return with a new format in 2017.   If you would like to be kept up to date with our research activities, please contact research@ycr.org.uk to sign up for our research newsletter.   Find our more about […]

Award Conditions and Policies

Our Award Conditions and Policies documents are below, please click on the links to view the documents.   If you are applying for an Award or if you are funded by the Charity it is essential that you read these documents which set out the terms on which Awards are made.   Award Conditions 2017   Policies for Awards 2017

2016 Funding Round

Tackling Yorkshire’s Cancer Problems   Our purpose is to improve cancer outcomes for people in Yorkshire by investing in research-led innovation that will help us all avoid, survive and cope with cancer.   The Charity has launched an ambitious new 10 year strategy which will improve cancer outcomes in the region. Yorkshire has the third worst cancer incidence rates in England, with 11 of 13 local authorities in the region […]

90th Anniversary £5m Special Research Funding Round

This funding round is now closed. Successful applications can be found a the bottom of the page.     Our purpose is to improve cancer outcomes for people in Yorkshire by investing in research and other relevant activities that will help us all avoid, survive and cope with cancer.   This was a Special Research Funding Round to understand the root causes behind Yorkshire’s cancer problems and to develop strategies […]

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