In 2012 Kure It partnered with the AACR to award $250,000 for a two year project. The Kure It-AACR Grant for Kidney Cancer Research represents a joint effort to promote and support innovative cancer research. As the cosponsor and grant administrator, the AACR will conduct a competitive grant application process. The grant will be awarded to a project that demonstrates innovative translational research designed to improve the survival and quality of life for patients with kidney cancer, leads to individualized therapeutic options for treatment, or focuses on the development of promising new cancer therapeutics for kidney cancer. More information about the grant opportunity and materials for applying for this award are available on proposalCENTRAL and on the AACR research funding site. The application deadline was December 4, 2013, with the selected proposal announces in the Spring of 2014.