In the next two hours, three people in Finland will lose their lives to cancer.

What we do

The Cancer Foundation, which is paid for from public donations, supports cancer patients and their loved ones, and finances cancer research with the aim that no one should lose their life to Cancer.

Call Guidelines 2023

Cancer Foundation Finland call for research project and PhD project funding opens 1 June. Applications can be submitted between 1 June and 23 August 2023.

The Cancer Society of Finland consists of 12 regional cancer societies and six national patient organisations. The CSF maintains the Finnish Cancer Registry. Cancer Foundation Finland is a charitable organisation and the main private funder of cancer research in the country.


Cancer Foundation Finland Prize awarded to Professor Aleyamma Mathew