Applying for an ALSF Grant
A brief tutorial
Begin by going to the ALSF Website
Click Our Research Grants on the Childhood Cancer
Tab. There you will find an overview of the Grant
Program as well as links to the Grant Guidelines,
template forms and online applications.
Our Research Grants
This page is an overview of ALSF Grant
Program. It also has a wealth of information
such as deadlines and what applications are
currently being accepted.
On the Guidelines and Submission
link you will find the templates
needed for the Cover Page and the
Budget/Budget Justification as well
as the Grant Guidelines and details
on how to start and submit an
Visit the respective links for specific information about:
Medical Grants: Program Infrastructure, Innovation,
Young Investigator, Epidemiology and ‘A’ Awards
Nurse Researcher Grants: Mentored, Intermediate
and Independent Nurse Researcher
START A NEW APPLICATION: Choose the type of
grant you are applying for, set up an account/login and
start your application. You will only use this link the
first time you work on your application.
Download Guidelines for respective grant categories
and template forms.
CONTINUE YOUR APPLICATON:
After you have started an application you may login
via this link to work on it, submit it or print a copy.
Click LOGIN to get to your account.
Application Login Page
Here you will either need to create
a new account or if you have submitted/started an
application online previously,
use your existing login.
•Enter your E-mail
•Choose your option
-If you are a new
applicant, simply enter
your email address. You
will then be taken to a
This navigation bar will appear on every registration form
-If you are returning
page of the online application.
applicant enter your
•Download the templates required (Cover Page password
and the Budget) for the application
•Contact Us – will allow you to send an email to
If you want to print your
If you want to return to
application, click here.
the ALSF website
You will also be able to
click on the Exit link
print your application
after you have
To navigate to different At any time review your
parts of the application click application
on the page
You can save your application and
continue at a another time by
clicking the link “Save & Finish
By clicking on “Save & Finish Later”
you will add your application to your
account and be taken to this page.
When you log back in to work on the application
you will also see this page. Click on the
application you would like to work on or click
Attaching Your Application
This is the final page of the application.
Once you have completed the online
information and uploaded your application,
click ‘Review and Submit’.
Your application file can not be over the
designated size (in MB).
Click on the Browse button to find and select
the respective document on your computer.
Then click upload.
If any of the required fields
are missing when you click on the
“Review & Submit” button, you will
receive this message.
The system will then indicate if there are
required fields missing information.
Enter necessary information and click
‘Review and Submit’ again.
Your application is complete and has been
submitted when you reach this page. You
will receive an email verification shortly
after submission with a copy of the online
Note: Once your application has been fully
submitted you will not be able to make
Once you have submitted your application
you may not make any changes.
You will be sent a confirmation email.
Your application will be scored by a panel
of reviewers. Notification letters will
include comments from these reviewers.
Awards usually are announced 4 months
Questions & Inquiries
If you have any questions
about the online application or
review process, please do not
hesitate to contact the
1-866-333-1213 (toll free)