TCRF Announces Request For Applications For Community Partner Grants

In 2022, TCRF will award multiple Community Partner Grants to eligible Southern-California based nonprofits.

By: TCRF Staff | Published: August 15, 2022

Tower Cancer Research Foundation (TCRF) is pleased to announce that the application period is now open for Community Partner Grants.


In 2023, TCRF will fund multiple Community Partner Grants to eligible nonprofit organizations that are providing cancer support services to the Southern California community. This program expands our investments in survivorship support, and allows us to connect more cancer patients and survivors with vital support services.

Our focus is funding local organizations in Southern California that are making an impact in the fight against cancer by providing cancer support services to historically underserved and underrepresented individuals, families, and communities. Organizations funded range in size and mission but are united in their invaluable services to the cancer community.

Submissions for grant applications are due by Monday, October 3, 2022, at 5 pm (PST).


Click here to start your application on TCRF’s new online grants management system for applications: SM Apply. Any prior applicant submission information is not available in the new system. Grant applications, reports, and forms moving forward will be available via the new system, SM Apply. Here you will find detailed information on how to apply, grant guidelines, eligibility, etc. Applicants will receive an email confirming receipt of the submission. All applications will undergo a rigorous vetting process by our Community Partner Grant Review Committee.

To learn more about TCRF’s cancer research grants, eligibility, and submission guidelines, click here. For questions regarding the application or eligibility contact Megan Kelly at (310) 299-8470 or

For questions about the SMApply website, you can view SMApply FAQ or contact SMApply Tech Support. Please note that support hours are Monday to Friday from 8 am – 8 pm EST, and Saturday to Sunday from 10 am – 6 pm EST