Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, is funding four new
Young Investigator grant awards for childhood cancer research.
support Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Young Investigator
program. They are designed as start-up funds for scientists at
the early stages of their careers to pursue promising research
of these four research projects results in eight funded research
projects this year, totaling $800,000.
researcher receives a grant of $100,000 over a two-year period.
Four of the recipients received their initial funding last year.