Cancer Council NSW is Australia’s leading cancer charity, uniting the community, providing support, investing in research and saving lives. Cancer Council is the only cancer charity that works across every area of every cancer and we are committed to reducing the impact of cancer for generations to come. On behalf of the community, we invest around $19 million each year to world-class cancer research. 

Our research

Take a look at the world-class research projects we are currently funding, and read stories about key research achievements and the impact of our work. 

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By cancer type or topic
Projects currently funded
Research Annual Report
Community participation in research

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Information for researchers

Through a program of grants, Cancer Council NSW funds groundbreaking cancer research in leading institutions across NSW. 

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How we award research grants
Grant applications
Grant management
Research ethics

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Research at Cancer Council NSW

As an evidence-based organisation, research helps Cancer Council NSW prioritise the areas where we can have the greatest impact on cancer control. 

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How we conduct and fund research
Our researchers
Research governance

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