Application for ACS Institutional Research

2022 application

Download the application (DOCX), complete it and then email it to

The deadline for submission is February 18, 2022.

Policies and instruction

In addition to information on the ACS website, the 66-page American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grants Policies and Instructions document (PDF) is available.

If you have any questions, contact Richard Lucius at or 603-646-5498.

Congratulations to the 2019 ACS Research Grant recipients:

Kathleen Broglio, DNP, ANP-BC, ACHPN, CPE, FPCN, Nurse Practitioner 
Assistant Professor 
Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth 
Prevalence of risk for opioid use disorder in patients receiving treatment at the Nonis Cotton Cancer Center 

Chai-Hao Lucas Chang, PhD 
Assistant Professor 
Biomedical Sciences, University of Maine, The Jackson Laboratory 
The effect of immunotherapy on metabolism in tumor-infiltrating T cells 

Shengdong Ke, PhD 
Assistant Professor 
The Jackson Laboratory 
The potential role of m6A mRNA-mediated regulation of cancer cell state transition 

Andrew P. Loehrer, MD 
Assistant Professor 
Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center 
Use of state cancer registries to evaluate the influence of Medicaid expansion and Section 1115 waivers on access to and equity of cancer care 

Garrett Wasp, MD 
Assistant Professor 
Medical Oncology Department 
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth 
Developing an Experimental Framework to Evaluate Oncologist Emotion Regulation and its Effect on Prognostic Disclosure