NF Research Initiative

NF Research Initiative

Grant Programs


Two NFRI-funded Grant Programs

Funds will be awarded to investigators dedicated to advancing NF-related MPNST research, identifying potential for the re-purposing of existing therapies for MPNST treatment, and collaborating with the NF research community to improve clinical treatment and patient outcomes related to MPNST.

All grants provided by the NF Research Initiative have a 10% indirect rate cap.


Children's Tumor Foundation's
Young Investigator Awards

Awarded June 2017 and June 2018

NF Research Initiative's
MPNST Pre-Clinical Research Grant Program

Awarded November 2017; new RFA expected in Spring!