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LLS Research

More than $1.7 billion invested in cancer research since 1949


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the largest nonprofit funder of leading-edge research for every type of blood cancer, including leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and other rare types of blood cancers.

We make thoughtful investments in blood cancer research that will lead to scientific breakthroughs that will improve and save the lives of patients.

The LLS Research Team oversees the organization's research agenda and manages our portfolio to support cutting-edge research for every type of blood cancer.

Who We Fund

We fund innovative blood cancer research. Meet our current awardees!

Research Programs

We award grants for studies that range from basic blood cancer research to clinical trials.


Therapy Acceleration Program®: Advancing cures through our strategic venture philanthropy initiative.

Research News

There is always so much going on at LLS Research and in the world of blood cancers.

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Special Programs

Get to know our current areas of special interest.

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Blood Cancers

See our impact across all the disease areas we fund.

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Project Finder

Get to know our active portfolio through the interactive Project Finder.

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